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kontakion

or con路ta路ki路on

[ kawn-tah-kee-awn; English kuhn-tey-kee-on ]
/ k蓴n藞t蓱 ki 蓴n; English k蓹n藞te瑟 ki藢蓲n /
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noun, plural kon路ta路ki路a [kawn-tah-kee-ah; English kuhn-tey-kee-uh]. /k蓴n藞t蓱 ki 蓱; English k蓹n藞te瑟 ki 蓹/. Greek Orthodox Church.
a short hymn honoring a saint.
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Origin of kontakion

1865鈥70; <Late Greek, special use of kont谩kion scroll, equivalent to kontak- (stem of k贸ntax) pole + -ion diminutive suffix

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