any of the churches originating in countries formerly part of the Eastern Roman Empire, observing an Eastern rite and adhering to the Niceno-Constantinopolitan Creed; Byzantine Church.
any of the Christian Churches of the former Byzantine Empire
any Church owing allegiance to the Orthodox Church and in communion with the Greek patriarchal see of Constantinople
any Church, including Uniat Churches, having Eastern forms of liturgy and institutions
noun 1. See under . noun 1. any of numerous venomous elapid snakes, found chiefly in the New World tropics, as Micrurus fulvius (eastern coral snake) of the southeastern U.S., often brilliantly marked with bands of red, yellow, and black. 2. any of several other snakes, as of the genus Calliophis, of Asia, having red […]
noun 1. an extremely venomous diamondback rattlesnake, Crotalus adamanteus, of the southeastern U.S.
[ee-ster-ner] /ˈi stər nər/ noun, (often initial capital letter) 1. a native or inhabitant of an area, especially of the U.S. /ˈiːstənə/ noun 1. (sometimes not capital) a native or inhabitant of the east of any specified region, esp of the Orient or of the eastern states of the US
noun 1. . noun 1. the eastern part of the Roman Empire, especially after the division in a.d. 395, having its capital at Constantinople: survived the fall of the Western Roman Empire in a.d. 476. noun 1. the eastern of the two empires created by the division of the Roman Empire in 395 ad See […]