cristiano etymology

Italian word cristiano comes from Portuguese -ão, Portuguese Cristo (Christ (the messiah who was named Jesus).), Ancient Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ, Ancient Greek (to 1453) χρίειν, Hebrew משיח (Anointed Messiah.), Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ, Latin -anus, Ancient Greek (to 1453) Χριστιανισμός, Ancient Greek (to 1453) Χριστιᾱνός

Detailed word origin of cristiano

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ão Portuguese (por) Forms the third-person plural future indicative, from the infinitive of verbs (Brazil, slang) forms nouns, from a numeral X, meaning “X amount of money” or “a bill worth X”. (slang) forms nouns, from a numeral X divisible by ten and greater than thirty, meaning “someone in his Xs”. (somewhat, _, informal) forms the augmentative of adjectives, roughly equivalent to English quite. Forms nouns, [...]
Cristo Portuguese (por) Christ (the messiah who was named Jesus).
מָשִׁיחַ Ancient Hebrew (hbo)
χρίειν Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
משיח Hebrew (heb) Anointed Messiah.
מָשִׁיחַ Hebrew (heb)
-anus Latin (lat) Of or pertaining to; -ian; usually indicates a relationship of position, possession, or origin.
Χριστιανισμός Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
Χριστιᾱνός Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
Χριστός Koine Greek (Koine)
χριστός Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
Χριστιανός Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
Christus Latin (lat) (Christianity) Christ (Jesus).
christianus Latin (lat)
cristiano Italian (ita) Christian A Christian. A person (Neapolitan).

Words with the same origin as cristiano

Descendants of -ão
Descendants of χρίειν
Descendants of -anus
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