euchologion

noun

eu·​cho·​lo·​gion
ˌefḵȯˈlȯyȯn
plural euchologia
-yä
: a principal service book of liturgies, prayers, and occasional rites used in the Eastern Orthodox Church

Word History

Etymology

Middle Greek, from eucho- (from Greek euchē prayer) + -logion (from Greek legein to collect)

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“Euchologion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/euchologion. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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