the rite of an Eastern church, usually observed in the national language of the country where the church is located.
a Uniate church.
the rite and liturgy of an Eastern Church or of a Uniat Church
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 also Byzantine Empire
noun 1. the eastern shore of Chesapeake Bay, including parts of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia.
plural noun 1. See under (def 1). [slahv, slav] /slɑv, slæv/ noun 1. one of a group of peoples in eastern, southeastern, and central Europe, including the Russians and Ruthenians (Eastern Slavs) the Bulgars, Serbs, Croats, Slavonians, Slovenes, etc. (Southern Slavs) and the Poles, Czechs, Moravians, Slovaks, etc. (Western Slavs) adjective 2. of, relating to, […]
noun 1. a group of languages belonging to the Nilo-Saharan family, spoken in eastern and central Africa and including the Nilotic languages.