agnus definition

  • noun:
    • Agnus Dei.
    • a picture or representation of a lamb as emblematical of Christ; an Agnus Dei (view below).
    • [capitalized] In zoology: A genus of beetles. Burmeister, 1847. A genus of fishes. G√ľnther, 1860.
    • Into The Gr. Ch., the fabric bearing the figure of a lamb which covers the communion solution.

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