Definitions

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  • proper n. A name for Jesus of Nazareth, a first century Jewish carpenter, held to be a prophet, teacher, and the Messiah, or Christ, in Christian and Muslim faiths.
  • n. A saviour; one who provides critical help or salvation to others in need.
  • interj. An expletive or oath, whose use is considered blasphemous by most Christians. Usually an expression of surprise, shock, etc.

Etymologies

Jesus + Christ (Wiktionary)

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