1. ChristUsually written using kana alone, From Portuguese “Cristo”
Wikipedia definition
2. ChristChrist is a translation of the Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ (Māšîaḥ), the Messiah, and is used as a title for Jesus in the New Testament. Followers of Jesus became known as Christians because they believed Jesus to be the messiah (Christos) prophesied in the Hebrew Bible – therefore they often call him Jesus Christ, meaning Jesus the Christos.
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Other forms
基督 【クリスト】
基督: Ateji (phonetic) reading. 基督: Ateji (phonetic) reading.


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