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Definition of Byzantine church
Byzantine churchByzantine By*zan"tine (b[i^]*z[a^]n"t[i^]n), a.
Of or pertaining to Byzantium. -- n. A native or inhabitant
of Byzantium, now Constantinople; sometimes, applied to an
inhabitant of the modern city of Constantinople. [ Written
Byzantine church, the Eastern or Greek church, as
distinguished from the Western or Roman or Latin church.
See under Greek.
Byzantine empire, the Eastern Roman or Greek empire from a.
d. 364 or a. d. 395 to the capture of Constantinople by
the Turks, a. d. 1453.
Byzantine historians, historians and writers (Zonaras,
Procopius, etc.) who lived in the Byzantine empire. --P.
Byzantine style (Arch.), a style of architecture developed
in the Byzantine empire.
Note: Its leading forms are the round arch, the dome, the
pillar, the circle, and the cross. The capitals of the
pillars are of endless variety, and full of invention.
The mosque of St. Sophia, Constantinople, and the
church of St. Mark, Venice, are prominent examples of
Byzantine architecture. Byzantine ChurchGreek Greek, a. [AS. grec, L. Graecus, Gr. ?: cf. F. grec. Cf.
Of or pertaining to Greece or the Greeks; Grecian.
Greek calends. See under Calends.
Greek Church (Eccl. Hist.), the Eastern Church; that part
of Christendom which separated from the Roman or Western
Church in the ninth century. It comprises the great bulk
of the Christian population of Russia (of which this is
the established church), Greece, Moldavia, and Wallachia.
The Greek Church is governed by patriarchs and is called
also the Byzantine Church.
Greek cross. See Illust. (10) Of Cross.
Greek Empire. See Byzantine Empire.
Greek fire, a combustible composition which burns under
water, the constituents of which are supposed to be
asphalt, with niter and sulphur. --Ure.
Greek rose, the flower campion.
Meaning of Byzantine church from wikipedia
- The term Byzantine Church
or Byzantine church
to: Historically, the State church
of the Roman Empire
particularly, Eastern Orthodox Church
- Bogdanovic, Jelena. "The Framing
Space: The Canopy
and the Byzantine Church
", New York: Oxford University
Press, 2017. ISBN 0190465182. Ćurčić...
- The Gr**** Byzantine Catholic Church
(Gr****: Ελληνόρρυθμη Καθολική Εκκλησία, Ellinórrythmi Katholikí Ekklisía) is a sui iuris Eastern Catholic
the Gr**** Catholic Church
the Gr**** Byzantine Catholic Church
, in Greece
Gr**** Catholic Church
- and the Christuskirche
were constructed during
the Gründerzeit, for instance, the Sacred...
church, the imperial
church, the imperial Roman
church, or the Byzantine church
some of these terms
are also used for wider communions
rite used by the Eastern Orthodox
Church, the Gr****/Byzantine Catholic churches
, and in a modified
Rite Lutheranism. Its development...
form (the "cross-in-square") and decorative scheme
of the Middle Byzantine church
were standardised. Major surviving examples include Hosios Loukas
- made contacts
with the crusaders. Alexios offered
the Byzantine church
with Rome, pay the crusaders
marks, join the crusade...
- The Albanian
Gr**** Catholic Church
is an autonomous
in Latin) Byzantine
Rite particular church
with Rome, whose members
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