Uniat
noun see Uniate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • uniat — UNIÁT, Ă, uniaţi, te, adj. (Rar) Unit (3). [pr.: ni at] – Din fr. uniate. Trimis de valeriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  UNIÁT adj., s. v. greco catolic, unit. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa: Sinonime  uniát …   Dicționar Român

  • Uniat — U ni*at, Uniate U ni*ate, n. (Eccl.) A member of the Greek Church, who nevertheless acknowledges the supremacy of the Pope of Rome; one of the United Greeks. Also used adjectively. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Uniat — U·ni·at (yo͞oʹnē ăt , ĭt) also U·ni·ate ( ĭt, āt ) adj. Of or relating to any of several Eastern Christian churches that are in communion with the Roman Catholic Church but retain their own languages, rites, and codes of canon law. n. A member of …   Universalium

  • uniát — a m (ȃ) rel. katoličan vzhodnega obreda: po veri je uniat …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • uniat — uni·at …   English syllables

  • Uniat — /ˈjuniæt/ (say yoohneeat) noun a member of any of various communities of Greek and other Eastern Christians which acknowledge the supremacy of the pope and are in communion with the Church of Rome, but retain their own liturgy, rites, discipline …   Australian English dictionary

  • Uniat — adj. & n. (also Uniate) adj. of or relating to any community of Christians in E. Europe or the Near East that acknowledges papal supremacy but retains its own liturgy etc. n. a member of such a community. Etymology: Russ. uniyat f. uniya f. L… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Uniat Church — noun any of several churches in eastern Europe or the Middle East that acknowledge papal authority but retain their own liturgy • Syn: ↑Uniate Church • Hypernyms: ↑Catholic Church • Member Meronyms: ↑Uniat, ↑Uniate, ↑Uniate Christian …   Useful english dictionary

  • Uniate — Uniat U ni*at, Uniate U ni*ate, n. (Eccl.) A member of the Greek Church, who nevertheless acknowledges the supremacy of the Pope of Rome; one of the United Greeks. Also used adjectively. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Patriarch and Patriarchate — • Names of the highest ecclesiastical dignitaries after the pope, and of the territory they rule. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Patriarch and Patriarchate     Patriarch and Patriarchate …   Catholic encyclopedia

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