Passion

The meaning of Passion …

[the oxford dictionary]
1. Strong Emotion. 2. Great enthusiasm. The Passion the sufferings of Jesus Christ at Crucifixion. [from Latin passio = suffering]

[dictionary.com]
1. A powerful emotion, such as love, joy, hatred, or anger.

2. a. Ardent love.
b. The object of such love or desire.

3. a. Boundless enthusiasm: His skills as a player don’t quite match his passion for the game.
b. The object of such enthusiasm: Soccer is her passion.

4. An abandoned display of emotion, especially of anger: He’s been known to fly into a passion without warning.

5. Passion
a. The sufferings of Jesus in the period following the Last Supper and including the Crucifixion, as related in the New Testament.
b. A narrative, musical setting, or pictorial representation of Jesus’s sufferings.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s