[ suh-bawr ]
/ səˈbɔr /

noun (sometimes lowercase) Eastern Church.

a council, synod, or convention.

Origin of Sobor

< Russian sobór, Old Russian, OCS sŭborŭ council, meeting, equivalent to sŭ- together, with + -borŭ, noun derivative of brati to take (akin to bear1); calque of Greek synagōgḗ (see synagogue) Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019