euchologion

[Greek ef-khaw-law-yee-awn; English yoo-kuh-loh-jee-on, -uh n]

noun, plural eu·cho·lo·gi·a [Greek ef-khaw-law-yee-ah; English yoo-kuh-loh-jee-uh] /Greek ˌɛf xɔˈlɔ yi ɑ; English ˌyu kəˈloʊ dʒi ə/. Eastern Church.

a service book containing liturgies, prayers, and other rites.

Nearby words

  1. eucharist,
  2. euchite,
  3. euchlorhydria,
  4. euchlorine,
  5. eucholia,
  6. euchology,
  7. euchre,
  8. euchred,
  9. euchromatic,
  10. euchromatin

Also euchology.

Origin of euchologion

1645–55; < ecclesiastical Greek euchológion prayer book, equivalent to euch(ḗ) prayer + -o- -o- + -log- word + -ion noun suffix

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