Complete Definition of "spirit"

see|Spirit|Å¡pirit
English

rank|early|saying|talk|450|spirit|sometimes|account|party

Etymology
L. spiritus, ultimately meaning breath, wind (cf. inspire, respire, transpire), from spirare, breathe

Pronunciation
IPA|/ˈspɪɹɪt/
audio|en-us-spirit.ogg|Audio (US)

Hyphenation: spir·it

Noun
en-noun

  1. The undying essence of a human. The soul.
  2. A supernatural being, often but not exclusively without physical form; ghost, fairy, angel.
  3. Enthusiasm.

#: School spirit is at an all-time high.

  1. The manner or style of something.

#: In the spirit of forgiveness, we didn't press charges.

  1. italbrac|usually plural A volatile liquid, such as alcohol. The plural form spirits is a generic term for all alcoholic beverages.

Related terms
spirited
spiritual
spiritually
spirituality
spirit away (verb)
spirit level
Holy Spirit
in good spirits
in spirit (adverb)

Translations
trans-top|the soul of a person or other living being
Arabic: ARchar|روح IPAchar|(rúaħ) m|f
Aramaic:

Czech: t-|cs|duch|m
Danish: ånd, sjæl g|Danish
Dutch: t+|nl|geest|m
Estonian: t+|et|hing
Finnish: t+|fi|henki
French: t+|fr|élan|m
German: t+|de|Geist|m, t+|de|Seele|f
Greek: t+|el|πνεύμα|n|scGrek, t+|el|ψυχή|f|scGrek
Hebrew: רוח (ruaħ) m|f
Italian: t+|it|spirito|m
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Japanese: 精神 (せいしん, seishin)
Korean: 넋 (neogs, neok), 얼 (eor, -l), 정신 (精神, jeongsin)
Latin: t-|la|spiritus
Maori: wairua
Old English: t-|ang|hyge|m|althyġe|xsOld English
Polish: t+|pl|dusza|f
Portuguese: t+|pt|espírito|m
Romanian: t-|ro|suflet|n
Russian: t+|ru|душа|f|trdušá|scCyrl
Scottish Gaelic: anam#Scottish Gaelic|anam m, aigne f, spiorad m
Serbian: t-|sr|duh|m
Slovak: t-|sk|duch|m
Slovene: t+|sl|duša|f
Spanish: t-|es|espíritu|m
Swedish: t-|sv|ande|c
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trans-top|a supernatural being
Arabic: ARchar|روح unicode|(rúaħ) m|f
Aramaic:

Czech: t-|cs|duch|m
Danish: ånd g|Danish
Dutch: t+|nl|geest|m
Estonian: vaim
Finnish: t+|fi|henki, t+|fi|haamu
German: t+|de|Geist|m, t+|de|Seele|f
Greek: t+|el|πνεύμα|n|sc=Grek
Hebrew: רוח (ruaħ) m|f
Italian: t+|it|spirito|m
trans-mid
Japanese: 妖怪 (yōkai)
Korean: 귀신 (鬼神, gwisin), (obsolete) 굿것 (gusgeos, gutgeot)
Latin: t-|la|genius, t-|la|spiritus
Polish: t+|pl|duch|m
Portuguese: espírito m
Romanian: t-|ro|duh|n
Russian: t+|ru|привидение|n|trprividénije|scCyrl
Scottish Gaelic: taibhse f, spiorad m, tannasg m
Serbian: t-|sr|duh|m
Slovak: t-|sk|duch|m
Slovene: t+|sl|duh|m
Spanish: t-|es|espíritu|m
Swedish: t-|sv|ande|c
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trans-top|enthusiasm
Chinese: 精神 (jingshén)
Danish: liv, mod, kraft g|Danish
Finnish: t+|fi|henki
French: t+|fr|esprit|m
Hungarian: t+|hu|kedv
Italian: t+|it|spirito|m
trans-mid
Korean: 기풍 (氣風, gipung)
Polish: t+|pl|duch|m
Romanian: t-|ro|spirit|n
Russian: дух (duχ) m
Scottish Gaelic: meanmna m, spailp m, misneachd f, smior m
Serbian: t-|sr|duh|m
Slovene: t+|sl|duh|m
Swedish: t+|sv|anda|c
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trans-top|manner or style
Czech: t-|cs|duch|m
Danish: ånd g|Danish
Finnish: t+|fi|henki, t+|fi|tapa
French: t+|fr|élan|m
Greek: t+|el|πνεύμα|n|sc=Grek
Italian: t+|it|spirito|m
trans-mid
Polish: t+|pl|duch|m
Romanian: t-|ro|spirit|n
Serbian: t-|sr|duh|m
Slovak: t-|sk|duch|m
Slovene: t+|sl|duh|m
Swedish: t+|sv|anda|c
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trans-top|alcohol
Danish: spiritus, sprit, alkohol g|Danish
Estonian: piiritus
Finnish: alkoholi, sprii, viina
Greek: t|el|οινοπνευματώδες|n|scGrek ποτό, p t|el|οινοπνευματώδη|n|scGrek, t+|el|σπίρτο|n|sc=Grek
Hungarian: t+|hu|alkohol, t-|hu|szeszes ital
Italian: t+|it|spirito|m
trans-mid
Korean: 주정 (酒精, jujeong), 알코올 (alkool)
Polish: t+|pl|alkohol|m, t+|pl|spirytus|m
Portuguese: t+|pt|álcool|m
Romanian: t-|ro|tărie|f
Russian: алкоголь (alkogól’) m
Serbian: t-|sr|alkohol|m
Slovene: t-|sl|Å¡pirit|m
Spanish: t+|es|alcohol|m
Swedish: t+|sv|sprit|c, t+|sv|alkohol|c
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ttbc|CJKV Characters: ç²¾, ç²¾

See also
ghost
soul


Romanian

Etymology
L.|ro spiritus

Noun
ro-noun|gendn|plspirite

  1. #English|spirit, ghost
  2. essence, psyche
  3. wit, genius
  4. manner, style

Declension
ro-noun-n|defspiritul|plspirite

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