plural noun
Thon·​draki | \ thänˈdraˌkī \
variants: or less commonly Thondrakians \ -​akēənz \ or Thondracians \ -​rāshənz \

Definition of Thondraki

: a group of Armenian Paulicians founded by Smbat of Thondrak in the 9th century

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History and Etymology for Thondraki

thondraki probably from (assumed) Middle Greek thondrakoi, from Thondrak, town in Armenia that was the headquarters of Smbat, 9th century Armenian theologian; thondrakians, thondracians from Thondrak + English -ans (plural of -an, noun suffix)

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“Thondraki.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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