Definition of synaxarion
synaxaria\-är(ˌ)yä, -äryə, -a(a)rēə\ or
: a short narrative of the life of a saint or exposition of a feast included in the Menaion and read in religious services of the Eastern Orthodox Church; also : a liturgical book containing such narratives
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Origin and Etymology of synaxarion
synaxarion from Middle Greek, from synaxis + -arion -ary (from Latin -arium); synaxary, synaxarium from Medieval Latin synaxarium, from Middle Greek synaxarion
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