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A-Z: General definitions: Myrrh
DefinitionA bitter resin used for embalming. One of the gifts said to have been brought by the Wise Men to the infant Jesus.
Eastern wise men and astrologers expert in interpreting dreams. In the New Testament men whose interpretation of the stars led them to Palestine to find and honour Jesus with gifts signifying his kingship.
The name given to the man believed by Christians to be the Son of God. Also given the title Christ, meaning 'anointed one' or Messiah. His life is recorded most fully in the Four Gospels.
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