Acathist hymn

noun

Ac·​a·​thist hymn
ˈakəthə̇st-
: acathistus

Word History

Etymology

partial translation of Middle Greek akathistos hymnos

First Known Use

1916, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Acathist hymn was in 1916

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“Acathist hymn.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Acathist%20hymn. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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