Mar Thoma

Mar Tho·​ma | \ ˈmärˈtōmə \

Definition of Mar Thoma

: of or relating to the Mar Thoma Syrian Church of India formed in the early 19th century as an offshoot of the Syrian Orthodox Church of Malabar

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History and Etymology for Mar Thoma

after Mar Thoma (Saint Thomas), one of Christ's twelve apostles

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“Mar Thoma.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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