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Definition of the noun calvary cross

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  1. a Latin cross set on three steps
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of Calvary cross: cross of Calvary
    • more generic word: Cross = a representation of the structure on which Jesus was crucified

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Google previewDictionary of Images and Symbols in Counselling (1998)

by William Stewart

The Calvary Cross, named after Mount Calvary, the site of the crucifixion of Jesus . Similar crosses were dedicated to the god Hermes. The Celtic Cross (also known as the Iona Cross) was also known to the Hindus as a sign of sexual union: ...

Google previewThe Catholic Encyclopedia (1913)

An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church by Charles George Herbermann


Google previewNelson's Dictionary of Christianity (2001)

The Authoritative Resource on the Christian World by George Kurian

Calvary Cross Ecclesiastical cross with a threestep base symbolizing faith, hope, and charity. Also known as the graded cross, it has the general form of a Latin cross. Calvary, Gordon's See GORDON'S CALVARY. Calvert, George (c.

Google previewA New Encyclopedia of Freemasonry (2013)

by Arthur Edward Waite

CROSS SYMBOLISM The Calvary Cross folds up as a double cube, and that cube...

Google previewCRC Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics, Second Edition (2002)

by Eric W. Weisstein

Calvary Cross References Adams, C. C. The Knot Book: An Elementary Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Knots. New York: W. H. Freeman, 1994. Calugareanu, G. "L'inte ́grale de Gauss et l'Analyse des n/œ/ uds tridimensionnels.

Google previewGodwin's Cabalistic Encyclopedia (1994)

A Complete Guide to Cabalistic Magick by David Godwin

Dawn: Philosophus Sephirah: Netzach Title: Pharos Illuminans Admission Badges: Calvary Cross of 12 Squares, Pyramid of the Four Elements, and Calvary Cross of 10 Squares Mystic Number: 28 Password: Kaph Cheth Lord of Paths 27, ...

Google previewDictionary of Heraldry (2009)

by Charles Norton Elvin, Elvin

Calvary Cross. P. 8, f. 33. Camail. A small kind of Mantle, it hung down from the Basinet and covered the Mail to the neck and shoulders.

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