messiah

  1. any expected deliverer
  2. Jesus Christ; considered by Christians to be the promised deliverer
  3. the awaited King of the Jews; the promised and expected deliverer of the Jewish people

Messiah

[Derren Brown special] Messiah is a Derren Brown special originally shown on Channel 4 on 7 January 2005 at 21:00. In the episode, Brown travels to the United States to try to convince five influential figures that he has special abilities in their particular field of expertise: psychic powers, Christian evangelism, New Age theories, alien ...
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Messiah

[software] Messiah (also known as messiah:studio) is an award-winning 3D animation and rendering application developed by pmG Worldwide. It runs on the Win32 and Win64 platforms. Messiah is in its fourth version, as messiah:studio (as of April 2009) and version 5.5b as messiah:animate (as of November 2006). ==Early history and releases== Me...
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Messiah

[English poem] Messiah is a `sacred eclogue` by Alexander Pope, composed in 1709. It is based on the Fourth Eclogue of Virgil, and is an example of English Classicism`s appropriation and reworking of the genres, subject matter and techniques of classical Latin literature. Samuel Johnson, while still a student at Oxford University, translate...
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Messiah

[Latin poem] Messiah (1712) is a poem by Alexander Pope which Samuel Johnson translated into Latin in December 1728. This was the first poem of Johnson`s to be published, and consists of 119 lines written in Latin verse. The whole translation was completed in two days and was submitted to Pope for appraisal. ==Background== In 1728, Johnson ...
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Messiah

[n] - any expected deliverer 2. [n] - Jesus Christ 3. [n] - the awaited King of the Jews
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Messiah

In Judaism and Christianity, the saviour or deliverer. The prophets of the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament) foretold that a wise and pious man descended from King David would lead and rule over the...
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Messiah

Derived from the Hebrew 'meshiach' which means 'consecrated person' or 'anointed one.' It is translated as the Greek word 'Christos,' and the English 'Christ.'
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Messiah

Mes·si'ah noun [ Hebrew māshīakh anointed, from māshakh to anoint. Confer Messias .] The expected king and deliverer of the Hebrews; the Savior; Christ. « And told them the Messiah now was born.» Milton.
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Messiah

noun an oratorio composed by Handel in 1742
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Messiah

noun the awaited king of the Jews; the promised and expected deliverer of the Jewish people
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Messiah

• (n.) The expected king and deliverer of the Hebrews; the Savior; Christ.
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Messiah

(from the article `Handel, George Frideric`) Handel was by this time at the height of his powers, and the year 1741 saw the composition of his greatest oratorio, Messiah, and its inspired ... ...Goldsmith, Sir Richard Steele, and William Congreve—were active in Dublin. In the New Musick Hall, George Frideric Handel conducted the fi...
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messiah

(from Hebrew mashia, `anointed`), in Judaism, the expected king of the Davidic line who would deliver Israel from foreign bondage and restore the ... [32 related articles]
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Messiah

Messiah is a English boy name. The meaning of the name is `Anointed` From Old English. Messiah appears In 2007`s top-1000 name list at rank 723.. 2007 was a `top year` for the name Messiah. (Based on 128 years of name history) In that year it ranked #723. The last time Messiah appeared among the most common names was In 2005. Our records go b
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Messiah

Messiah (musī'u) or Messias (musī'us) [Heb.,=anointed], in Judaism, a man who would be sent by God to restore Israel and reign righteously for all mankind. The idea developed among the Jews especially in their adversity, and such a conception is clearly indicated in Isaiah 9. Mes...
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Messiah

In Judaism and Christianity, the saviour or deliverer. The prophets of the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament) foretold that a wise and pious man descended from King David would lead and rule over the Messianic age, a time of peace and godliness. Jews from the time of the Babylonian Captivity (6th century BC), have looked forward to the coming of the Mess...
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Messiah

[Händel] The result of the debate was KEEP NTK 10:15, 9 April 2006 (UTC) ===Robert Edwin Lee=== Nowhere in this article is an assertion of notability, other than the fact that he was credited with the name of a famous general. That does not make one notable. Just like I know people with famous names, but I cant say theyre notable. Pal5017 ...
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Messiah

[video game] Messiah is a third person shooter video game developed by Shiny and published by Interplay. ==Plot== The player controls Bob, a putto sent by God to clean up the corruption and sin on Earth. After making his way through the world and defeating a genetically modified super-human, Bob is asked to return by God, telling him that i...
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Messiah

[disambiguation] Messiah is a religious concept, which may also refer to: ==Religious figures== ==Music== ===Bands=== ===Albums=== ==Books and Literature== ==Film and TV== ==Other uses== ==People with the surname== ...
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Messiah

[Handel] Messiah (HWV 56) is an English-language oratorio composed in 1741 by George Frideric Handel, with a scriptural text compiled by Charles Jennens from the King James Bible, and from the version of the Psalms included with the Book of Common Prayer. It was first performed in Dublin on 13 April 1742 and received its London premiere nea...
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Messiah

A messiah, literally, `the anointed` has come to be seen as a saviour or liberator of a group of people, most commonly in the Abrahamic religions. In the Hebrew Bible, a messiah (or mashiach) is a king or High Priest traditionally anointed with holy anointing oil. However, messiahs were not only Jewish, as the Hebrew Bible refers to Cyrus the Gr.....
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MESSIAH

End-time kind, descended from King David, expected to redeem Israel, whom Christians identified as Jesus.
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Messiah

The long-awaited king who will come in the last days. In the Jewish tradition, the messiah will restore the Jews to the promised land, rebuild the temple, and inaugurate a period of peace. This is particularly emphasized in Orthodox Judaism. In the Christian tradition, Jesus is the messiah, but most Jews do not hold this view, with the exception of...
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