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date: 18 May 2024

Kanon 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Author(s):
Elizabeth M. JeffreysElizabeth M. Jeffreys, Nicolas OikonomidesNicolas Oikonomides

(κανών), a term with several meanings in Byz. Greek.

Hymnographic Term

Fiscal Term

The kanon was a set of verse paraphrases that during the 8th C. gradually replaced the nine biblical canticles previously chanted during the ... ...

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