Christian Cyclopedia

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(pl. Menaia; from Gk. men, “month”). In the E Orthodox Ch., the name given to all or each of 12 liturgical books (1 per mo.) containing the variable parts for immovable feasts, with the annual cycle beginning in September See also Menologion; Synaxarion.

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