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bre·vi·ar·y

 (brē′vē-ĕr′ē, brĕv′ē-)
n. pl. bre·vi·ar·ies Ecclesiastical
A book containing the hymns, offices, and prayers for the canonical hours.

[Middle English breviarie, from Old French breviaire, from Medieval Latin breviārium, from Latin, summary, from brevis, short; see brief.]

breviary

(ˈbriːvjərɪ)
n, pl -ries
1. (Roman Catholic Church) RC Church a book of psalms, hymns, prayers, etc, to be recited daily by clerics in major orders and certain members of religious orders as part of the divine office
2. (Eastern Church (Greek & Russian Orthodox)) a similar book in the Orthodox Church
[C16: from Latin breviārium an abridged version, from breviāre to shorten, from brevis short]

bre•vi•ar•y

(ˈbri viˌɛr i, ˈbrɛv i-)

n., pl. -ar•ies.
a book containing the psalms, readings, and prayers to be recited in the divine office.
[1540–50; < Latin breviārium an abridgment =brevi(s) short + -ārium -ary]

breviary

Catholicism. a book containing the prayers, lessons, etc., needed by a priest for the reading of his daily office.
See also: Books
a book containing the prayers, lessons, etc., needed by a priest for the reading of his daily office.
See also: Catholicism
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.breviary - (Roman Catholic Church) a book of prayers to be recited daily certain priests and members of religious orders
prayer book, prayerbook - a book containing prayers
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
Translations
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требник

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Entre algunos de sus planes se debe destacar un interes particular hacia la restauracion de la antigua liturgia de los mozarabes creando la capilla del Corpus Christi en la catedral de Toledo, al mismo tiempo que realizaba la edicion impresa del Missale Mixtum (1500), el Breviarium (1502) y la copia manuscrita de los llamados Cantorales de Cisneros, esto es, el principal corpus manuscrito e impreso de la musica "mozarabe" acorde con la restauracion cisneriana.
25-30), since the paradigmatic editions of the Missal and Breviarium by Alfonso Ortiz (1500 and 1502), who recovered and fixed the ancient Hispanic liturgy, and that of Blume in 1897, is useful.
Missale muzarabe tam officia quam Missas de Tempore a Paschete usque ad Adventum Domini continens, notis et observationibus illustratus a patre Andrea Marco Burriel Societati Jesu, o la Breviarium mozarabicum, Officium totius Quadragessimae, excepta maiori hebdomada continens, Notis et observationibus illustratus a patre Andrea Marco Burriel Societati Jesu (1752).
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