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Bzd

bzd Belize-dollar benzodiazepine

Bz

benzene. abbreviation Belize abbreviation benzene benzene benzoyl busy

Byzas

a son of Poseidon and the eponymous founder of Byzantium. Historical Examples The Walls of Constantinople Bernard Granville Baker The Walls of Constantinople Bernard Granville Baker The Walls of Constantinople Bernard Granville Baker The Walls of Constantinople Bernard Granville Baker The Walls of Constantinople Bernard Granville Baker The Walls of Constantinople Bernard Granville Baker A […]

Byzantium

an ancient Greek city on the Bosporus and the Sea of Marmara: Constantine I rebuilt it and renamed it Constantinople a.d. Contemporary Examples This Week’s Hot Reads: July 29, 2013 Jessica Ferri, Damaris Colhoun July 28, 2013 David Mamet’s Right Turn David Frum May 8, 2012 This Week’s Hot Reads: July 29, 2013 Jessica Ferri, […]

Byzantinist

an authority on or student of Byzantine history and culture.

Byzantinism

caesaropapism, especially before the Great Schism of 1054. Historical Examples Catholic World, Vol. XIII, April to September, 1871 Various

Byzantine-rite

Greek rite. the rite of the Greek Orthodox Church and of certain Uniat churches, observed in the Greek language.

Byzantine-empire

the Eastern Roman Empire after the fall of the Western Empire in a.d. 476. Capital: Constantinople. noun the continuation of the Roman Empire in the East, esp after the deposition of the last emperor in Rome (476 ad). It was finally extinguished by the fall of Constantinople, its capital, in 1453 See also Eastern Roman […]

Byzantine-church

Orthodox Church (def 1). noun another name for the Orthodox Church

Byzantine

of or relating to Byzantium. of or relating to the Byzantine Empire. noting or pertaining to the architecture of the Byzantine Empire and to architecture influenced by or imitating it: characterized by masonry construction, round arches, impost blocks, low domes on pendentives, the presence of fine, spiky foliage patterns in low relief on stone capitals […]

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