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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: Минеѧ, Minéya, "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...
- 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...
- catalogs of lives of the saints: annual calendar catalogue, or menaion (in Gr****, μηναῖον, menaion means "monthly" (adj, neut), lit. "lunar"), biographies of...
- different meanings: "Menologion" is not infrequently used as synonymous with "Menaion" (pl. Menaia). The Menaia, usually in twelve volumes—one for each month—but...
- collection of compositions by Constantinopolitan maistores, made after the menaion of sticherarion, could already grow, as one part of the sticherarion kalophonikon...
- 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. Citations...
- and numerous churches were erected in their honour.[citation needed] The Menaion of the Eastern Orthodox Church lists the names of the Forty Martyrs as...
- Bratko may refer to: Bratko Menaion Bratko Bibič Ivan Bratko (disambiguation)...
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