hagia

[hey-jee-uh]

Origin of hagia

< Late Greek, noun use of neuter plural of Greek hágios holy
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Contemporary Examples of hagia

  • But Deputy PM Arinc says he wants the Hagia Sophia to be a mosque again.

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    From Museum To Mosque?

    Thomas Seibert

    December 15, 2013

  • The Hagia Sophia reflects both its Christian and Muslim traditions.

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    From Museum To Mosque?

    Thomas Seibert

    December 15, 2013

  • A minority of Turks interviewed on the square in front of Hagia Sophia agreed with Hur.

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    From Museum To Mosque?

    Thomas Seibert

    December 15, 2013

  • A conversion of the Hagia Sophia into a mosque would have international implications.

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    From Museum To Mosque?

    Thomas Seibert

    December 15, 2013

  • Only when the Hagia Sophia is a mosque again, it will feel truly sovereign.

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    From Museum To Mosque?

    Thomas Seibert

    December 15, 2013

Historical Examples of hagia