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Being three in one. Used especially of the Christian Trinity.
A trinity.

[tri- + Latin ūnus, one; see oi-no- in Indo-European roots.]


(Theology) constituting three in one, esp the three persons in one God of the Trinity
1. a group of three
2. (Theology) (often capital) another word for Trinity
[C17: tri- + -une, from Latin ūnus one]
triˈunity n


(ˈtraɪ yun)

1. three in one; constituting a trinity in unity, as the Godhead.
2. (cap.) the Trinity.
[1595–1605; tri- + -une < Latin ūnus one]
tri•u′ni•ty, n., pl. -ties.


 a group of three things united, 1635.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.triune - being three in onetriune - being three in one; used especially of the Christian Trinity; "a triune God"
multiple - having or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual; "multiple birth"; "multiple ownership"; "made multiple copies of the speech"; "his multiple achievements in public life"; "her multiple personalities"; "a pineapple is a multiple fruit"


A group of three individuals:


[ˈtraɪjuːn] ADJtrino


adj (Rel) → dreieinig
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In Search of the Triune God: The Christian Paths of East and West.
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