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orarion

[uh-rair-ee-uh n] /əˈrɛər i ən/
noun, plural oraria
[uh-rair-ee-uh] /əˈrɛər i ə/ (Show IPA).
Eastern Church.
1.
a stole worn by deacons.
Also, orarium.
Origin of orarion
1700-1710
1700-10; < Medieval Greek ōrā́rion < Late Latin ōrārium, Latin: napkin, equivalent to ōr- (stem of ōs) mouth + -ārium -ary

orarium

[uh-rair-ee-uh m] /əˈrɛər i əm/
noun, plural oraria
[uh-rair-ee-uh] /əˈrɛər i ə/ (Show IPA)
1.
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  • It is recorded that Aurelian was the first emperor who distributed “oraria” as presents to the people to be worn as favours.

    The Heritage of Dress Wilfred Mark Webb

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