Trisagion

noun

Tris·​agion
trēˈsȧyȯn
plural Trisagia
-yȧ
1
: a hymn to or invocation of God as the thrice holy
the Trisagion of Isa 6:3
2
: a requiem service of the Eastern Church

Word History

Etymology

Middle Greek, from neuter of Late Greek trisagios thrice holy, from Greek tris- + hagios holy

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“Trisagion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Trisagion. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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