crucifix Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “crucifix” - English Dictionary

Definition of "crucifix" - American English Dictionary

See all translations

crucifixnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkru·səˌfɪks/
a ​model or ​picturerepresentingJesus on a cross
(Definition of crucifix from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definition of "crucifix" - British English Dictionary

See all translations

crucifixnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkruː.sɪ.fɪks/
a ​model or ​picturerepresentingJesusChrist on a ​cross: She always ​wears a ​smallgold crucifix round her ​neck.
(Definition of crucifix from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “crucifix”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有耶稣像的十字架, 耶稣受难像…
in Turkish çarmıha gerilmiş İsa figürü…
in Russian распятие…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有耶穌像的十字架, 耶穌受難像…
in Polish krucyfiks…
What is the pronunciation of crucifix?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

forage

to go from place to place searching, especially for food

Word of the Day

Meerkat meme
Meerkat meme
by Colin McIntosh,
September 03, 2015
Meerkats are not new to popular culture (they appear in the folk tales of the San people of the Kalahari), but their arrival in the public’s consciousness, at least in the UK and the US, is a relatively recent phenomenon. Meerkats are small, sociable Southern African mammals that live in large family

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More