horologion

noun
ho·​ro·​lo·​gion | \ ˌȯrəˈlȯˌyȯn \

Definition of horologion

: a liturgical book in the Eastern Church containing the daily offices corresponding to the Western breviary

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History and Etymology for horologion

Middle Greek hōrologion, from Greek, timepiece

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“Horologion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/horologion. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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