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What is pneuma?

Pneuma is the spirit or soul - in the belief of Gnosticism, it is one of three levels of a human being - specifically the spirit, as opposed to the body or soul. Full Answer

What gender is pneuma?

The Greek word "pneuma" (πνεῦμα) which means "breath, spirit, or wind" is a neuter third declension noun. So in answer to your question, it is neither masculine nor feminine but neuter. For more info, see: Full Answer

Name for the Holy Spirit?

The name 'Ruach' is the Hebrew for 'Holy Spirit' as stated above. However, as this question is cateogried under 'New Testament' these books were written in Greek. The Greek word for Holy Spirit is 'pneuma' (meaning 'wind' from where we… Full Answer