Definitions of christian

  1. a religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination
  2. relating to or characteristic of Christianity; " Christian rites"
  3. 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.
  4. One born in a Christian country or of Christian parents, and who has not definitely becomes an adherent of an opposing system.
  5. 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.
  6. One of a sect ( called Christian Connection) of open- communion immersionists. The Bible is their only authoritative rule of faith and practice.
  7. Pertaining to Christ or his religion; as, Christian people.
  8. Pertaining to the church; ecclesiastical; as, a Christian court.
  9. Characteristic of Christian people; civilized; kind; kindly; gentle; beneficent.
  10. One born in a country or of parents, and who has not definitely becomes an adherent of an opposing system.
  11. One of a 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.
  12. A believer in the religion of Christ.
  13. A follower of Christ.
  14. One who follows the religion of Christ.
  15. A disciple of Christ, or one of a Christian nation.
  16. One who professes faith in Christ or his teaching; one who has faith in Christ or his teaching; vaguely, one born in a Christian country or of Christian parents.
  17. A true disciple of Christ; a professed believer in Christ.
  18. following the teachings or manifesting the qualities or spirit of Jesus Christ
  19. Pertaining to Christ or his religion; as, people.
  20. Pertaining to the church; ecclesiastical; as, a court.
  21. Characteristic of people; civilized; kind; kindly; gentle; beneficent.
  22. Possessing the religion of Christ.
  23. Relating to Christ or his religion.
  24. Relating to Christ or his doctrine or his followers.
  25. Connected with or according to Christ or Christianity. Christian name, name given at christening, distinct from the surname.
  26. Pert. to Christ, his doctrines, or his church.
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