HyperDic: holy_ghost

English > 1 sense of the expression Holy Ghost:
NOUNperson Holy Ghost, Holy Spirit, Paracletethe third person in the Trinity
English > Holy Ghost: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningThe third person in the Trinity; Jesus promised the Apostles that he would send the Holy Spirit after his Crucifixion and Resurrection; it came on Pentecost.
SynonymsHoly Spirit, Paraclete
Instance ofhypostasis, hypostasis of ChristAny of the three persons of the Godhead constituting / constituting the Trinity especially the person of Christ in which divine and human natures are united
SpanishEspíritu Santo, paráclito
CatalanEsperit Sant

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