This page has 3 definitions of Eucharist in English. Eucharist is a noun. Examples of how to use Eucharist in a sentence are shown. Also define these 0 related words and terms: .
From Middle English eukarist, from Old French, from Ecclesiastical Latin eucharistia, from Ancient Greek εὐχαριστία (eukharistía, “gratitude, giving of thanks”). Displaced native Old English hūsl.
Eucharist (plural Eucharists)
- (Christianity) The Christian sacrament of Holy Communion.
- (by extension) A Christian religious service in which this sacrament is enacted.
- The substances received during this sacrament, namely the bread and wine, seen as Christ’s body and blood.
- Synonym: the elements
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