Parousia definition

päro͝o-sēə, pə-ro͝ozē-ə
The Second Coming.
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The second coming of Christ.
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Origin of parousia

  • Greek parousiā presence, Parousia from parousa feminine present participle of pareinai to be present para- beside para–1 einai to be es- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ancient Greek παρουσία (parousia, “presence").

    From Wiktionary