- noun a title of the Orthodox Patriarch of Constantinople.
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ecumenical patriarch — ecumenical patriarchate. the patriarch of Constantinople, regarded as the highest dignitary of the Greek Orthodox Church. [1860 65] * * * … Universalium
ecumenical patriarch — noun Usage: often capitalized E&P Date: 1862 the patriarch of Constantinople as the dignitary given first honor in the Eastern Orthodox Church … New Collegiate Dictionary
Ecumenical Patriarch — See Patriarch … Historical dictionary of Byzantium
ecumenical patriarch — ecumen′ical pa′triarch n. rel the patriarch of Constantinople, the highest dignitary of the Greek Orthodox Church • Etymology: 1860–65 … From formal English to slang
ecumenical patriarch — /ɛkjəmɛnɪkəl ˈpeɪtriak/ (say ekyuhmenikuhl paytreeahk) noun See patriarch (def. 5) … Australian English dictionary
ecumenical patriarch — noun : the patriarch of Constantinople who is the acknowledged highest ecclesiastical official in the Eastern Orthodox Church by virtue of a primacy of honor … Useful english dictionary
Ecumenical Patriarch — noun The Orthodox archbishop of Constantinople who is generally recognised as head of the Eastern Orthodox Church … Wiktionary
ecumenical patriarch — Вселенский патриарх … Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов
Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople — This article is about the office of the Ecumenical Patriarch. For the current Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, see Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople. For the institution of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, one of the… … Wikipedia
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople — His All Holiness Bartholomew I Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople Church Church of Constantinople … Wikipedia