plural noun

variants or less commonly Thondrakians
or Thondracians
: a group of Armenian Paulicians founded by Smbat of Thondrak in the 9th century

Word History


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 24 Feb. 2024.

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