Definitions of crucifix

  1. representation of the cross on which Jesus died Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a gymnastic exercise performed on the rings when the gymnast supports himself with both arms extended horizontally Wordnet Dictionary DB
  3. A representation in art of the figure of Christ upon the cross; esp., the sculptured figure affixed to a real cross of wood, ivory, metal, or the like, used by the Roman Catholics in their devotions. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. The cross or religion of Christ. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. A cross with the sculptured figure of Christ. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. A figure or picture of Christ fixed to the cross. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. Image of Christ fixed upon a cross. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. A cross bearing an effigy of Christ crucified. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. A representation or effigy of Christ on the cross. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. A figure in wood, metal, or other substance, representing Christ fastened to the cross. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. Image of Christ on the cross; (improp.) cross. [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  12. n. [Latin] A cross with the figure of Christ upon it. Cabinet Dictionary
  13. A representation in picture or statuary of our Lord’s passion. Complete Dictionary