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Adjective: agape  u'gaa-pey
  1. With the mouth wide open as in wonder or awe
    "we stood there agape with wonder"; "with mouth agape";
    - gaping
Noun: agape  u'gaa-pey
  1. (Christian theology) the love of God or Christ for mankind
  2. Selfless love of one person for another without sexual implications (especially love that is spiritual in nature)
    - agape love
  3. A religious meal shared as a sign of love and fellowship
    - love feast

Derived forms: agapes

See also: open, opened

Type of: aroha [NZ], love, religious ceremony, religious ritual

Encyclopedia: Agape, Chionia, and Irene