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date: 14 April 2024

Virgin Blachernitissa 

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The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Author(s):
Nancy Patterson ŠevčenkoNancy Patterson Ševčenko

(Βλαχερνίτισσα, Βλαχερνιώτισσα). Several different icons of the Virgin are known to have existed in the monastery of Blachernai. There was a miraculous image of the Virgin and Child there in the 8th C. (vita of ... ...

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