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Greek Orthodox Church

n.
Any of several branches of the Eastern Orthodox Church that use Greek liturgy, such as the patriarchate of Constantinople or the autocephalous state church of Greece.
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Greek Orthodox Church

n
1. (Eastern Church (Greek & Russian Orthodox)) Also called: Greek Church the established Church of Greece, governed by the holy synod of Greece, in which the Metropolitan of Athens has primacy of honour
2. (Eastern Church (Greek & Russian Orthodox)) another name for Orthodox Church
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Greek′ Or′thodox Church′


n.
the branch of the Orthodox Church constituting the national church of Greece.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Greek Orthodox Church - state church of GreeceGreek Orthodox Church - state church of Greece; an autonomous part of the Eastern Orthodox Church
Eastern Church, Eastern Orthodox, Eastern Orthodox Church, Orthodox Catholic Church, Orthodox Church - derived from the Byzantine Church and adhering to Byzantine rites
Greek Catholic - a member of the Greek Orthodox Church
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Translations

Greek Orthodox Church

nChiesa Greco-Ortodossa
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