Old Church Slavic


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  • Old Church Slavic — noun the Slavic language into which the Bible was translated in the 9th century • Syn: ↑Old Church Slavonic, ↑Church Slavic, ↑Old Bulgarian • Hypernyms: ↑Slavic, ↑Slavic language, ↑Slavonic, ↑Slavonic language …   Useful english dictionary

  • Old Church Slavic — noun Date: circa 1929 the Slavic language used in the liturgical and Biblical translations of Cyril and Methodius as attested in manuscripts of the 10th and 11th centuries called also Old Church Slavonic see Indo European languages table …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Old East Slavic — рѹсьскъ rusĭskŭ Spoken in Eastern Europe Era developed into the various East Slavic languages Language family Indo …   Wikipedia

  • Old Church Slavonic — словѣньскъ ѩзꙑкъ slověnĭskŭ językŭ Spoken in formerly in Slavic areas, under the influence of Byzantium (both Catholic and Orthodox) Region Eastern Europe Era …   Wikipedia

  • Old Church Slavonic — n. the South Slavic language used in the 9th cent. Bible translation by Saint Cyril and his brother, Saint Methodius, and still used as a liturgical language (now called Church Slavonic) by Orthodox Slavs but extinct as a vernacular: also called… …   English World dictionary

  • Old Church Slavonic — noun the Slavic language into which the Bible was translated in the 9th century • Syn: ↑Old Church Slavic, ↑Church Slavic, ↑Old Bulgarian • Hypernyms: ↑Slavic, ↑Slavic language, ↑Slavonic, ↑Slavonic language …   Useful english dictionary

  • Old Church Slavonic language — or Old Church Slavic language Oldest attested Slavic language, known from a small corpus of 10th or 11th century manuscripts, most written in the Glagolitic alphabet (see Cyrillic alphabet). The Old Church Slavonic documents, all translations… …   Universalium

  • Old Church Slavonic — the oldest attested Slavic language, an ecclesiastical language written first by Cyril and Methodius in a Bible translation of the 9th century and continued in use for about two centuries. It represents the South Slavic, Bulgarian dialect of 9th… …   Universalium

  • Church Slavic — noun the Slavic language into which the Bible was translated in the 9th century • Syn: ↑Old Church Slavonic, ↑Old Church Slavic, ↑Old Bulgarian • Hypernyms: ↑Slavic, ↑Slavic language, ↑Slavonic, ↑Slavonic lang …   Useful english dictionary

  • Old Church Slavonic — noun The first literary and liturgical Slavic language. Syn: Old Bulgarian, Old Church Slavic, Old Macedonian, Old Slavic, Old Slavonic …   Wiktionary

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