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orthros

[awr-thraws; English awr-thros]
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noun
  1. 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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  • Orthros, or′thros, n. one of the Greek canonical hours, corresponding to the Western lauds.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 3 of 4: N-R)

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