Christhood

[ krahyst-hood ]
/ ˈkraɪst hʊd /

noun

the condition of being a Christ.

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Origin of Christhood

late Middle English word dating back to 1375–1425; see origin at Christ, -hood
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British Dictionary definitions for Christhood

Christhood
/ (ˈkraɪsthʊd) /

noun

the state of being the Christ, the anointed one of God
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