Mother of God

a title of the Virgin Mary.
[1375-1425; late ME]

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  • Mother of God — n a title for Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, used in the Roman Catholic Church …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Mother of God — a title used in some Christian churches for Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Mother of God — n. VIRGIN MARY2 …   English World dictionary

  • Mother of God — N PROPER In Christianity, the Mother of God is another name for the Virgin Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ …   English dictionary

  • Mother of God — noun A name for the Virgin Mary, as mother of Jesus Christ, who Christians believe to be God …   Wiktionary

  • Mother of God — Synonyms and related words: Dei Mater, Deipara, Holy Mary, Immaculate Conception, Mariolatry, Mariology, Notre Dame, Our Lady, Queen of Angels, Queen of Heaven, Regina Angelorum, Regina Coeli, Sancta Virgo Virginum, Stella Maris, Theotokos,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Mother of God — Moth′er of God′ n. rel a title of the Virgin Mary • Etymology: 1375–1425 …   From formal English to slang

  • Mother of God — noun (singular) a title for Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, used in the Roman Catholic Church …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Mother of God — UK / US a title used in some Christian churches for Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ …   English dictionary


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