Associations to the word «Christian»


CHRISTIAN, noun. A believer in Christianity.
CHRISTIAN, noun. An individual who seeks to live his or her life according to the principles and values taught by Jesus Christ.
CHRISTIAN, proper noun. A male given name found in England since the twelfth century.
CHRISTIAN, proper noun. A female given name of medieval usage, rare today.
CHRISTIAN, proper noun. A patronymic surname​.
CHRISTIAN, adjective. (not comparable) Of, like or relating to Christianity or Christians.
CHRISTIAN, adjective. (not comparable) Of, like or relating to Jesus Christ.
CHRISTIAN, adjective. Kind, charitable; moral; a term of approbation.
CHRISTIAN ANARCHISM, noun. (politics) (economics) (religion) an anarchist school of thought viewing Christianity and its holy texts as intrinsically anarchist and centering in the belief that only God it to be obeyed
CHRISTIAN ANARCHIST, adjective. (politics) (economics) of, supporting, relating to, or advocating Christian anarchism
CHRISTIAN ANARCHIST, noun. (politics) (economics) a person who advocates Christian anarchism
CHRISTIAN ATHEIST, noun. A person who believes in Christian atheism.
CHRISTIAN DEMOCRACY, noun. A political ideology incorporating traditional family and church values alongside progressive values, such as welfare. It is closely linked with Roman Catholicism and its philosophy of economic and social justice.
CHRISTIAN ERA, proper noun. The current date era beginning approximately 2015 years ago in the Gregorian calendar, based on the (once assumed) birth of Jesus Christ.
CHRISTIAN LEFT, proper noun. The body of religious and political movements and organizations with strong Christian faith, that share left-wing or liberal views derived directly from the Christian faith.
CHRISTIAN METAL, noun. (music) a genre of metal with a Christian theme
CHRISTIAN NAME, noun. A first name formally given to a child at a Christian baptism.
CHRISTIAN NAME, noun. (by extension) Any forename.
CHRISTIAN NAMES, noun. Plural of Christian name
CHRISTIAN RIGHT, proper noun. The body of political and religious movements and organizations with particularly conservative or right-wing views, consisting of conservative Christians who join coalitions around issues of shared concern.
CHRISTIAN ROCK, noun. (music) A genre of rock music with a Christian theme.
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE, proper noun. (religion) A Christian church comprising the members of the Church of Christ, Scientist, that follows the teachings of Mary Baker Eddy, following a radical form of philosophical idealism, believing that reality is purely spiritual and the material world an illusion, and that disease is a mental error rather than physical disorder.
CHRISTIAN SCIENTIST, noun. A member of the Christian Science denomination.
CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS, noun. Plural of Christian Scientist
CHRISTIAN SOLDIER, noun. (figuratively) A devout and zealous Christian, especially one who proselytizes.
CHRISTIAN SOLDIER, noun. A person or group of people that believe in the use of force with arms to do God's work.
CHRISTIAN SOLDIERS, noun. Plural of Christian soldier
CHRISTIAN UNIVERSALISM, proper noun. The Christian belief that all human souls will eventually get to Heaven
CHRISTIAN YEAR, noun. The annual cycle of liturgical seasons in Christian churches, usually beginning from the Advent.
CHRISTIAN YEARS, noun. Plural of Christian year

Dictionary definition

CHRISTIAN, noun. A religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination.
CHRISTIAN, adjective. Relating to or characteristic of Christianity; "Christian rites".
CHRISTIAN, adjective. Following the teachings or manifesting the qualities or spirit of Jesus Christ.

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