Church Slavonic

noun

: any of several Slavic literary and liturgical languages that continue Old Church Slavonic but vary regionally under influence of vernacular languages

called also Church Slavic

Word History

First Known Use

1827, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Church Slavonic was in 1827

Dictionary Entries Near Church Slavonic

Cite this Entry

“Church Slavonic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Church%20Slavonic. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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