Cerkvė

English translation: Orthodox or Eastern Church

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Lithuanian term or phrase:Cerkvė
English translation:Orthodox or Eastern Church
Entered by: Ugne Vitkute

10:33 Jan 13, 2004
Lithuanian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Lithuanian term or phrase: Cerkvė
Tiesiog reikia angliško termino, bet ne 'church'
Ugne Vitkute
Lithuania
Local time: 03:11
Orthodox or Eastern Church
Explanation:
Jei reikia kito termino, o ne "church", turbut reiketu ieskoti kitose kalbose, o ne anglu. :)

Orthodox Church. The specific epithet of the Eastern Church, which recognizes the headship of the Patriarch of Constantinople, and of the various national churches of Russia, Serbia, Romania, etc., which hold the same ‘orthodox’ creed, and recognize each other as of the same communion; the historical representative of the churches of the ancient East, commonly called the Greek Church.
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Paulius Markevicius
Lithuania
Local time: 03:11
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Cerkvė
Orthodox or Eastern Church


Explanation:
Jei reikia kito termino, o ne "church", turbut reiketu ieskoti kitose kalbose, o ne anglu. :)

Orthodox Church. The specific epithet of the Eastern Church, which recognizes the headship of the Patriarch of Constantinople, and of the various national churches of Russia, Serbia, Romania, etc., which hold the same ‘orthodox’ creed, and recognize each other as of the same communion; the historical representative of the churches of the ancient East, commonly called the Greek Church.


    Oxford English Dictionary
Paulius Markevicius
Lithuania
Local time: 03:11
Native speaker of: Native in LithuanianLithuanian
PRO pts in pair: 19

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