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Definition of Menaion

Menaion
Menaion Me*na"ion, n.; pl. Menaia (-y[*a]). [NL., from Gr. ? monthly.] (Eccl.) A work of twelve volumes, each containing the offices in the Greek Church for a month; also, each volume of the same. --Shipley.

Meaning of Menaion from wikipedia

- The Menaion (Gr****: Μηναῖον; Slavonic: Минїѧ, Miniya, "of the month") is the liturgical book used by the Eastern Orthodox Church containing the propers...
- The Great Menaion Reader (Russian: "Великие Четьи-Минеи", or Velikiye Chet’yi-Minei) is the official Russian Orthodox menologium, i.e., a collection of...
- Bratko Menaion (Братков минеј) is a 13th-century Serbian liturgical calendar book (menaion), written Serbian Orthodox monk-scribe by the name of Bratko...
- catalogs of lives of the saints: annual calendar catalogue, or menaion (in Gr****, μηναῖον, menaion means "monthly" (adj, neut), lit. "lunar"), biographies of...
- birth was at the ancient city of Heliopolis. According to the Orthodox Menaion, September 4 was the day that Moses saw the Land of Promise.  This article incorporates...
- his mother's monastic names) are known because he dedicates the Great Menaion Reader to them. His secular name is thought to have been Mikhail. In the...
- raighteous. Seth, son of Adam, started the descendance of the Sons of God. The Menaion contains a full set of hymns for this day which are chanted in conjunction...
- liturgical calendar book (menaion) during the rule of Stefan Vladislav I of Serbia for feudal lord Obrad. It is the oldest menaion in Serbian literature,...
- instance, the Festal Menaion contains only those portions of the Menaion that have to do with the Great Feasts; and the General Menaion, et cetera. Including...
- the last part of the collection was destro****, the Mathematarion of the Menaion is damaged after January (only the first half has survived), and the main...
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