Consubstantial
Consubstantial Con`sub*stan"tial, a. [L. consubstantialis; con- + substantialis: cf. F. consubstantiel. See {Substantial}.] Of the same kind or nature; having the same substance or essence; coessential. [1913 Webster]

Christ Jesus . . . coeternal and consubstantial with the Father and with the Holy Ghost. --Foxe. [1913 Webster]


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  • consubstanţial — CONSUBSTANŢIÁL, Ă, consubstanţiali, e, adj. Care este constituit din aceeaşi substanţă. [pr.: ţi al] – Din fr. consubstantiel. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  consubstanţiál adj. → substanţial Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007.… …   Dicționar Român

  • consubstantial — index congruous, identical, similar Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • consubstantial — late 15c., a term in the theology of the trinity, from Church L. consubstantialis, from com with (see COM (Cf. com )) + substantia (see SUBSTANCE (Cf. substance)). In general use from 1570s. Related: Consubstantiality …   Etymology dictionary

  • consubstantial — [kän΄səb stan′shəl] adj. [ME consubstancial < LL(Ec) consubstantialis: see COM & SUBSTANTIAL] Christian Theol. having the same substance: said esp. of the persons of the Trinity consubstantiality [kän΄səb stan΄shē al′ə tē] n …   English World dictionary

  • consubstantial — adjective Etymology: Late Latin consubstantialis, from Latin com + substantia substance Date: 14th century of the same substance …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • consubstantial — consubstantialism, n. consubstantialist, n. consubstantiality, n. consubstantially, adv. /kon seuhb stan sheuhl/, adj. of one and the same substance, essence, or nature. [1350 1400; ME < LL consubstantialis, equiv. to con CON + substanti(a)… …   Universalium

  • consubstantial — adjective Of the same substance or essence …   Wiktionary

  • consubstantial — Of one and the same substance . A concept especially necessary in Christian theology, as providing the unity between the three persons in the Trinity. See homoousion …   Philosophy dictionary

  • consubstantial — adj. of the same essence or nature …   English contemporary dictionary

  • consubstantial — adjective (especially of the three persons of the Trinity in Christian theology) of the same substance. Derivatives consubstantiality noun Origin ME: from eccles. L. consubstantialis (translating Gk homoousios of one substance ), from con with +… …   English new terms dictionary

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