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Definition of Christian

  • One who believes, or professes or is assumed to believe, in Jesus Christ, and the truth as taught by Him; especially, one whose inward and outward life is conformed to the doctrines of Christ.
  • One born in a Christian country or of Christian parents, and who has not definitely becomes an adherent of an opposing system.
  • One of a Christian denomination which rejects human creeds as bases of fellowship, and sectarian names. They are congregational in church government, and baptize by immersion. They are also called Disciples of Christ, and Campbellites.
  • One of a sect (called Christian Connection) of open-communion immersionists. The Bible is their only authoritative rule of faith and practice.
  • Pertaining to Christ or his religion; as, Christian people.
  • Pertaining to the church; ecclesiastical; as, a Christian court.
  • Characteristic of Christian people; civilized; kind; kindly; gentle; beneficent.
  • a religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination
  • following the teachings or manifesting the qualities or spirit of Jesus Christ
  • relating to or characteristic of Christianity

How to use christian in a sentence. Christian pronunciation.

David knew that he ran risks, that his confidence invited the occasional madness of a fanatical mind, which makes murder of the infidel a passport to heaven; but as a man he took his chances, and as a Christian he believed he would suffer no mortal hurt till his appointed time.
Christian though he was, he was, nevertheless, Oriental to his farthermost corner, and had the culture of a French savant.
Nahoum was quick in strategy, but he was unprepared for David's knowledge that he was an Armenian Christian, and he had looked for another answer.
He was seldom without the string of beads so many Orientals love to carry, and, Armenian Christian as he was, the act seemed almost religious.
You are a Quaker, and Quakers are better than all other Christian people, are they not?
But my heart was with the right-I am an Armenian and a Christian of the ancient faith.
He had heard also of cruelty-of banishment, and of enemies removed from his path suddenly, never to be seen again; but, on the whole, men spoke with more admiration of him than of any other public servant, Armenian Christian in a Mahommedan country though he was.
I have only mentioned it because I know what view the English take of killing, and how set thou art to have thy household above reproach, as is meet in a Christian home.
Shall a Christian dog inherit from a true believer?
Kaid chuckled to have this tribute, as he thought, from a Christian, who did not blink at Oriental facts, and was honest.
From one lip to another, from one street to another, from one quarter to another, the word has been passed-'Nahoum was a Christian, but Nahoum was an Egyptian whose heart was Muslim.
The stranger is a Christian and an Inglesi.
The Christian to the wild beasts!
A Muslim would win heaven by sending a Christian to hell.
Were there, then, among the Christians such holy men as among the Muslims, who saw things before they happened, and read the human mind?
Yet, if this pale Inglesi, this Christian sorcerer, knew the truth in a vision only, and had not declared it to Kaid, there might still be a chance of escape.
The lions were near-it would be a joy to give a Christian to the lions to celebrate the capture of Cairo and the throne.
The questions again stress the great difficulty involved in attending plays and remaining truly good Christians.
Damn'd Lies, by _Jupiter_ and _Juno_, and the rest of the Heathen Gods and Goddesses; for I remember I paid two Guinea's for swearing Christian Oaths last Night.
And it must be likewise taken notice of, that these Instances of the prophane Language of Plays, which the good Christian will read with Horror, would not have been put together, and laid before the World, had not the Incorrigibleness of the Players made it necessary for the Ends abovementioned.

Examples of Christian

Example #1
He was more Oriental, more fatalist, than he knew.
Example #2
A foreigner of this character they had never before seen, with coat buttoned up like an Egyptian official in the presence of his superior, and this wide, droll hat on his head.
Example #3
It made Achmet Pasha sit up aghast, and Nahoum Pasha, the astute Armenian, for a long time past the confidant and favourite of the Prince Pasha, laugh in his throat; for, if there was a man in Egypt who enjoyed the thrust of a word or the bite of a phrase, it was Nahoum.
Example #4
There was nothing in them which could be challenged, could be construed into active criticism of men or things; and yet much he said was horrifying.
Example #5
But he kept his head and rose to the occasion.
Example #6
He was now set to see what sort of match this intellect could play, when faced by the inherent contradictions present in all truths or the solutions of all problems.