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Holy Spirit

noun
1.
the spirit of God.
2.
the presence of God as part of a person's religious experience.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English
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British Dictionary definitions for Holy Spirit

Holy Spirit

noun
1.
(Christianity) the third person of the Trinity
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Holy Spirit in Culture

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In the belief of many Christians, one of the three persons in the one God, along with the Father and the Son (Jesus is the Son); the Holy Spirit is also called the Holy Ghost. Jesus promised the Apostles that he would send the Holy Spirit after his Crucifixion and Resurrection. The Spirit came to the disciples of Jesus on Pentecost.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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Holy Spirit in the Bible

See HOLY GHOST.

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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