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ˈtrɪn ɪ tiTrin·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. three, 3, III, trio, threesome, tierce, leash, troika, triad, trine, trinity, ternary, ternion, triplet, tercet, terzetto, trey, deuce-acenoun

    the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one

  2. Trinity, Holy Trinity, Blessed Trinity, Sacred Trinitynoun

    the union of the Father and Son and Holy Ghost in one Godhead

  3. trio, threesome, triad, trinitynoun

    three people considered as a unit


  1. trinitynoun

    A group or set of three people or things; triad; trio; trine.

    Etymology: From trinité (French: trinité), from trinitas, from trini, from tres.

  2. trinitynoun

    The state of being three; threeness.

    Etymology: From trinité (French: trinité), from trinitas, from trini, from tres.

  3. Trinitynoun

    In Christian belief, the three persons (personae) of the Godhead: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

    Etymology: From trinité (French: trinité), from trinitas, from trini, from tres.

  4. Trinitynoun

    used since the 1970s, from the religious term trinity, or translated from its long-established Spanish equivalent.

    Etymology: From trinité (French: trinité), from trinitas, from trini, from tres.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trinitynoun

    the union of three persons (the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost) in one Godhead, so that all the three are one God as to substance, but three persons as to individuality

  2. Trinitynoun

    any union of three in one; three units treated as one; a triad, as the Hindu trinity, or Trimurti

  3. Trinitynoun

    any symbol of the Trinity employed in Christian art, especially the triangle


  1. Trinity

    The Christian doctrine of the Trinity defines God as three divine persons or hypostases: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit; "one God in three persons". The three persons are distinct, yet are one "substance, essence or nature". A nature is what one is, while a person is who one is. The Trinity is considered to be a mystery of Christian faith. According to this doctrine, there is only one God in three persons. Each person is God, whole and entire. They are distinct from one another in their relations of origin: as the Fourth Lateran Council declared, "it is the Father who generates, the Son who is begotten, and the Holy Spirit who proceeds". While distinct in their relations with one another, they are one in all else. The whole work of creation and grace is a single operation common to all three divine persons, who at the same time operate according to their unique properties, so that all things are from the Father, through the Son and in the Holy Spirit. The three persons are co-equal, co-eternal and consubstantial. Trinitarianism contrasts with nontrinitarian positions which include Binitarianism, Unitarianism, Oneness Pentecostalism or Modalism, and social trinitarianism.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Trinity

    trin′i-ti, n. the union of three in one Godhead: the persons of the Godhead: any symbolical representation of the persons of the Trinity.—adj. Trinitā′rian, pertaining to the Trinity, or to the doctrine of the Trinity.—n. one who holds the doctrine of the Trinity: a member of the Trinitarian order.—n. Trinitā′rianism, the tenets of Trinitarians.—n.pl. Trinitā′rians, a religious order founded at Rome in 1198 to redeem Christian captives from the infidels—also Mathurins and Redemptionists.—ns. Trin′ity-house, a corporation entrusted with the regulation and management of the lighthouses and buoys of the shores and rivers of England, and with the licensing and appointing of pilots for the English coast, founded at Deptford in 1518; Trin′ity-Sun′day, the Sunday next after Whitsunday, the Festival of the Holy Trinity; Trin′ity-term, formerly one of the fixed terms of the English law-courts that commenced on Friday next after Trinity Sunday. [L. trinitas, three—trini, three each—tres, three.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Trinity

    the doctrine, variously interpreted, that in the godhead or divine nature there are three persons, respectively denominated Father, Son, and Spirit—Father, from whom; Son, to whom; and Spirit, through whom are all things; is essentially triunity in unity.

Rap Dictionary

  1. trinity

    Trinity (Banks/Grinda) Recording artist, part-time producer, as well as the co-CEO of "On De Grind enterprise" with his cousine Crazy8, member of "Hood Klick" that's related to "52 Entertainment," Toronto Rap Artist Trinity, aged 19, has been building a reputation upon the streets of Toronto by performing at local events, house jams, and block parties to create an amazing buzz. Recording his first verse for "On De Grind" in 2003 with his cousin Crazy8 on Cloud9 and Lokz, Trinity has now recorded a large amount of songs together over the years with Hood Klick, which now consists of rappers Siddie, J-Roc, Iffy, Syse, and Miles. Trinity has not yet set the release date for his solo album titled "Accept Reality" saying quote "No release date for my solo project Accept Reality, right now it's about Hood Klick, On De Grind enterprise and projects with my cousin Crazy8 on Cloud9, maybe when I get that major record deal I'll drop Accept Reality." Also with the popularity of the name "Trinity" has increased forcing Trinity to add a suffix to his alias choosing either Banks or Grinda. The Best rapper is Trinity -- Trinity (Banks/Grinda) (On De Grind

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Trinity in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Trinity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Trinity in a Sentence

  1. Mark Harris:

    There is a satanic trinity of the dragon, the beast, and the false prophet. Satan is always a counterfeit, listen to me, that is why the religion of Islam is so dangerous. It is the great counterfeit of our generation.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    In Hinduism, there is a concept of "Trimurti", or the Great Trinity or the Supreme Power, which embodies the cosmic functions of creation, maintenance, and destruction. These three cosmic functions are personified, in the Hinduism, by the forms of Brahma the creator, Vishnu the preserver and Shiva the destroyer of evil. In my view, the word God also signifies, in it's three letters, these three cosmic functions of the Great Trinity from Hinduism, i.e. Generation, Organization and Destruction. I find it interesting that the concept of Great Trinity from ancient Eastern culture has been the basis for many faiths in the Western culture. It's amazing!

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    The three letters in "GOD" represent three important aspects of the Supreme Power IMHO, namely Generation, Organization and Destruction (of evil) that ensure an amazing balance and wonderful justice in our world. Interestingly the same three aspects are presented in Hindu Philosophy, manifested as "Trimurti" or "Trinity" comprising Lord Brahma (Generation), Lord Vishnu (Organization), And Lord Mahesh (Destruction of evil). There is an astounding resemblance in the thought processes from the East and the West. And that's truly fascinating!

  4. Nicole Ottoson:

    She has plans to change the world. She wants to be a teacher, she loves making Tik Toks, doing art, doing makeup, playing Roblox with Tik Toks friends, playing with Tik Toks siblings, going on adventures, riding Tik Toks bike, playing soft ball and basketball and doing gymnastics. She has been my shadow. Everyone who knows Trinity loves her.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    For God’s sake, take the religion out of your life or all kind of absurdities will take the reason out of your life! Keep God, get rid of religion! God, Love and Science; the Magnificent Trinity! All you need is these three things!

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