I.N.R.I.

I.N.R.I.

acronym of Iesus Nazarenus, Rex Iudaeorum ‘Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews,’ inscription affixed to Christ’s cross as a mockery. [Christianity: Brewer Note-Book, 450]
See: Christ

I.N.R.I.

(‘Iesus Nazarenus, Rex Iudaeorum’ = Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews) inscription fastened upon Christ’s cross as a mockery. [Christianity: Brewer Note-Book, 450]
See: Mockery
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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I.N.R.I. are the initials of the Latin for Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews.
And Jewish leaders denounced I.N.R.I. as an "aggressive attack on believers".
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