krasis

noun
kra·​sis | \ ˈkräsə̇s \
plural kraseis\ -​ä(ˌ)sēs \

Definition of krasis

: the act or practice of mingling water with wine in the Eastern Orthodox Eucharist : mixed chalice — compare krama

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History and Etymology for krasis

Greek, mixing, combination, from kerannynai to mix

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“Krasis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/krasis. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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