Trinity Definition

trĭnĭ-tē
trinities
noun
trinities
A group consisting of three closely related members.
American Heritage
The condition of being three or threefold.
Webster's New World
A set of three persons or things that form a unit.
Webster's New World
In most Christian faiths, the union of three divine persons, the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, in one God.
American Heritage
Webster's New World
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pronoun

(Christianity) In Christian belief, the three persons (personae) of the Godhead: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

Wiktionary
A female given name used since the 1970s, from the religious term trinity, or translated from its long-established Spanish equivalent.
Wiktionary
idiom
the Trinity
  • the union of the three divine persons (Father, Son, and Holy Spirit) in one Godhead
Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Trinity

Noun

Singular:
trinity
Plural:
trinities

Idioms, Phrasal Verbs Related to Trinity

  • the Trinity

Origin of Trinity

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

    From Wiktionary

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

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

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

    From Wiktionary

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