κοινοβιάτης

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Etymology[edit]

Medieval word[1] from Koine Greek κοινόβιον (koinóbion, coenobium, religious commune), κοινοβιακός (koinobiakós, related to a coenobium).[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /cinoviˈatis/
  • Hyphenation: κοι‧νο‧βι‧ά‧της

Noun[edit]

κοινοβιάτης (koinoviátism (plural κοινοβιάτες)

  1. (Byzantine, ecclesiastical) cenobite

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  1. ^ κοινοβ in Kriaras, Emmanuel. (n.d.) Επιτομή του Λεξικού της Μεσαιωνικής Ελληνικής Δημώδους Γραμματείας [Concise Dictionary of Medieval Vulgar Greek Literature (1100‑1669) Vols. I‑XIV.] (in Greek), Online edition
  2. ^ κοινοβ in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.