Pronunciation: (ech'ā hō'mō, ek'ā for 1; ek'sē hō'mō, ek'ā for 2), [key] Latin.
1. “Behold the man!”: the words with which Pilate presented Christ, crowned with thorns, to his accusers. John 19:5.
2. Art.a painting, statue, or other representation of Christ crowned with thorns.
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