orarion

[uh-rair-ee-uh n]

noun, plural o·rar·i·a [uh-rair-ee-uh] /əˈrɛər i ə/. Eastern Church.

a stole worn by deacons.

Nearby words

  1. orans,
  2. orant,
  3. orante,
  4. orantes,
  5. oraria,
  6. orarium,
  7. orate,
  8. orate fratres,
  9. oration,
  10. orator

Also orarium.

Origin of orarion

1700–10; < Medieval Greek ōrā́rion < Late Latin ōrārium, Latin: napkin, equivalent to ōr- (stem of ōs) mouth + -ārium -ary

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