Translation of "messiah" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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messiahnoun [ S ]

uk /məˈsaɪ.ə/ us /məˈsaɪ.ə/

a leader who is believed to have the power to solve the world's problems

救世主,救星
An ordinary priest, he was hailed by thousands as the new messiah. 他是一個普通的神父,卻被許許多多的人視為新的救世主。

the Messiahnoun [ S ]

uk /məˈsaɪ.ə/ us /məˈsaɪ.ə/

in the Christian religion, Jesus Christ

(基督教)救世主耶穌

in the Jewish religion, the King of the Jews who will be sent by God

(猶太教)彌賽亞(將被上帝派遣拯救猶太人的國王)

(Translation of “messiah” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)