Hypapante

noun
Hy·pa·pan·te | \ˌēpəˌpänˈdē\
plural -s

Definition of Hypapante 

: a feast celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church on February 2 commemorating primarily the presentation of Jesus and his meeting Simeon and Anna in the temple and secondarily the purification of the Virgin Mary — compare candlemas

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History and Etymology for Hypapante

Late Latin or Late Greek; Late Latin hypapante, from Late Greek hypapantē, literally, meeting, from Greek hypapantan to meet, from hypo- + apantan to meet

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