What does antitype mean?

Definitions for antitype

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. antitype(noun)

    a person or thing represented or foreshadowed by a type or symbol; especially a figure in the Old Testament having a counterpart in the New Testament

  2. antitype(noun)

    an opposite or contrasting type


  1. antitype(Noun)

    Something that is symbolized or represented by a type.

  2. Origin: From ἀντίτυπος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Antitype(noun)

    that of which the type is the pattern or representation; that which is represented by the type or symbol

  2. Origin: [Gr. of corresponding form; 'anti` against + type, figure. See Type.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Antitype

    an′ti-tīp, n. that which corresponds to the type: that which is prefigured by the type, as Christ by the paschal lamb.—adjs. Antityp′al, -typ′ical.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of antitype in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of antitype in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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