noun rha·son \ˈräˌsȯn\
variants: or



Definition of rhason



Eastern Church

  1. 1 :  an ecclesiastical garment resembling the cassock

  2. 2 :  a long loose cloak worn over the rhason —called also exorhason

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Origin and Etymology of rhason

Middle Greek rhason, a napless woolen cloth, rhason, perhaps from Latin rasus, past participle of radere to scrape, scratch, shave — more at rat

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to cast off or become cast off

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