orthros

[ awr-thraws; English awr-thros ]
/ ˈɔr θrɔs; English ˈɔr θrɒs /

noun

Greek Orthodox Church. the morning office, corresponding to matins.

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Origin of orthros

<Late Greek, Greek órthros dawn
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