gynaeconitis

noun
gynae·​co·​ni·​tis
plural -es

Definition of gynaeconitis

2 : the part of an Eastern Orthodox church reserved for women especially : one side of the nave

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History and Etymology for gynaeconitis

Latin gynaeconitis, from Greek gynaikōnitis, from gynaik-, gynē woman

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“Gynaeconitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gynaeconitis. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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