dormition dormition

Definition(s):

  • (n) celebration in the Eastern Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended; corresponds to the Assumption in the Roman Catholic Church and is also celebrated on August 15th

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  • Photo gallery: Greek Festival in Oakmont

    By Tribune-Review The Greek Festival at the Dormition of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Church in Oakmont took place June 28 to 30, with ethnic food, dancing and ...
    on July 11, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

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nebulous nebulous
/ˈnɛb jə ləs /