Trinity meaning

trĭnĭ-tē
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The definition of a trinity is the state of being three, or a set of three.

An example of a trinity is the holy trinity - Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

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Trinity Sunday.
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A set of three persons or things that form a unit.
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The condition of being three or threefold.
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(Christianity) In Christian belief, the three persons (personae) of the Godhead: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
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A group consisting of three closely related members.
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In most Christian faiths, the union of three divine persons, the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, in one God.
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A group or set of three people or things; triad; trio; trine.
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The state of being three; threeness.
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A female given name used since the 1970s, from the religious term trinity, or translated from its long-established Spanish equivalent.
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the Trinity
  • The union of the three divine persons (Father, Son, and Holy Spirit) in one Godhead.
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

the Trinity

Origin of trinity

  • Middle English trinite from Old French from Latin trīnitās from trīnus trine trine

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

  • From Old French trinité (French: trinité), from Latin trÄ«nitās, from trÄ«ni (“three each"), from trÄ“s (“three").

    From Wiktionary

  • From Latin trÄ«nitās, from trÄ«ni (“three each"), from trÄ“s (“three").

    From Wiktionary