prosphora

[ Greek praws-faw-rah; English pros-fuh-rah, -fer-uh ]
/ Greek ˈprɔs fɔ rɑ; English ˈprɒs fəˌrɑ, -fər ə /

noun Eastern Church.

Origin of prosphora

1870–75; < Greek prosphorá an offering, literally, a bringing to, applying, equivalent to pros- toward + phorá something carried (verbid of phérein to bring)
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