our lord

n. God; Jesus Christ

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Our lord — Lord Lord, n. [OE. lord, laverd, loverd, AS. hl[=a]ford, for hl[=a]fweard, i. e., bread keeper; hl[=a]f bread, loaf + weardian to look after, to take care of, to ward. See {Loaf}, and {Ward} to guard, and cf. {Laird}, {Lady}.] 1. One who has… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Our Lord —     Jesus Christ     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Jesus Christ     Origin of the Name of Jesus In this article, we shall consider the two words Jesus and Christ which compose the Sacred Name.     The Holy Name of Jesus We give honour to the Name of… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Our Lord — Jesus Christ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Our Lord — a name for Jesus Christ, used by some Christians …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Our Lord — ► NOUN ▪ God or Jesus …   English terms dictionary

  • Our Lord — UK US a name for Jesus Christ, used by some Christians Thesaurus: names and titles of important christian figureshyponym * * * I Christ II Christian Church used as a title for God or Christ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Our Lord — N PROPER Christians refer to Jesus Christ as Our Lord. Let us remember the words of Our Lord from the gospel of Mark. Syn: Jesus Christ, Jesus …   English dictionary

  • Our Lord — noun God or Jesus …   English new terms dictionary

  • Our Lord — noun (singular) Jesus Christ ours pronoun (possessive form of we) the one or the ones that belong to us or that are of us: I ll show you to your room. Ours is the one next door. | We wouldn t dream of wasting your time, so don t waste ours …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Our Lord — UK / US a name for Jesus Christ, used by some Christians …   English dictionary

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