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kenosis (n.)

"self-limitation of God at the Annunciation," 1873, from Greek kenosis "an emptying," from kenoein "to empty," from kenos "empty" (see keno-). From Philippians ii:7. Related: Kenotic.

updated on May 17, 2017

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Definitions of kenosis from WordNet

kenosis (n.)
the concept of emptying one's own will and receive God's will, in Catholicism;
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