- Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews.
Origin of I.N.R.I.
From the Late Latin word Iēsūs Nazarēnus, Rēx Iūdaeōrum
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Manufacture: Carved wood, gessoed and painted, over-painted in oils; black gauze shroud over head; rosary and iNRi plaque.The Penitente Moradas of Abiqui
Richard E. Ahlborn
- Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum (the inscription placed over Christ's head during the Crucifixion)
Word Origin for INRI
Latin: Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews
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