Definition of Stigmata. Meaning of Stigmata. Synonyms of Stigmata

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Stigmata. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Stigmata and, of course, Stigmata synonyms and on the right images related to the word Stigmata.

Definition of Stigmata

Stigmata
Stigma Stig"ma, n.; pl. E. Stigmas, L. Stigmata. [L., a mark, a brand, from Gr. ?, ?, the prick or mark of a pointed instrument, a spot, mark, from ? to prick, to brand. See Stick, v. t.] 1. A mark made with a burning iron; a brand. 2. Any mark of infamy or disgrace; sign of moral blemish; stain or reproach caused by dishonorable conduct; reproachful characterization. The blackest stigma that can be fastened upon him. --Bp. Hall. All such slaughters were from thence called Bartelmies, simply in a perpetual stigma of that butchery. --Sir G. Buck. 3. (Bot.) That part of a pistil which has no epidermis, and is fitted to receive the pollen. It is usually the terminal portion, and is commonly somewhat glutinous or viscid. See Illust. of Stamen and of Flower. 4. (Anat.) A small spot, mark, scar, or a minute hole; -- applied especially to a spot on the outer surface of a Graafian follicle, and to spots of intercellular substance in scaly epithelium, or to minute holes in such spots. 5. (Pathol.) A red speck upon the skin, produced either by the extravasation of blood, as in the bloody sweat characteristic of certain varieties of religious ecstasy, or by capillary congestion, as in the case of drunkards. 6. (Zo["o]l.) (a) One of the external openings of the trache[ae] of insects, myriapods, and other arthropods; a spiracle. (b) One of the apertures of the pulmonary sacs of arachnids. See Illust. of Scorpion. (c) One of the apertures of the gill of an ascidian, and of Amphioxus. 7. (Geom.) A point so connected by any law whatever with another point, called an index, that as the index moves in any manner in a plane the first point or stigma moves in a determinate way in the same plane. 8. pl. (R. C. Ch.) Marks believed to have been supernaturally impressed upon the bodies of certain persons in imitation of the wounds on the crucified body of Christ. See def. 5, above.
Stigmata
Stigmata Stig"ma*ta, n.; pl. of Stigma.

Meaning of Stigmata from wikipedia

- Stigmata (Ancient Gr****: στίγματα, plural of στίγμα stigma, 'mark, spot, brand'), in Catholicism, are bodily wounds, scars and pain which appear in locations...
- Stigmata is a 1999 supernatural horror film directed by Rupert Wainwright and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was written by Tom Lazarus and Rick...
- The Qwaser of Stigmata (****anese: 聖痕のクェイサー, Hepburn: Seikon no Kueisā) is a ****anese manga series aut****d by Hiroyuki Yoshino featuring art by Kenetsu...
- Jesus Stigmata may also refer to: Stigmata (Russian band), a Russian metalcore band Stigmata (Sri Lankan band), a Sri Lankan heavy metal band Stigmata (record...
- The Qwaser of Stigmata is an anime series adapted from the manga of the same name written by Hiroyuki Yoshino and illustrated by Kenetsu Satō. Produced...
- religious life in the convent of San Giovanni Rotondo. He was marked by stigmata in 1918, leading to several investigations by the Holy See. Despite temporary...
- Stigmata is a German record label. Founded in 1999, as the underground offspring of studio partners Chris Liebing and André Walter, their legendary Stigmata...
- The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch is a 1964 science fiction novel by American writer Philip K. ****. It was nominated for the Nebula Award for Best...
- "Stigmata" is a song by American industrial metal band Ministry. Written by frontman Al Jourgensen, it is the opening track and the only single released...
- three Stigmata of the same set. Players can obtain Stigmata through the gacha, stage completion, events, and crafting. After players obtain a Stigmata, they...