eparchy

Primary Meanings of eparchy

1.
n
a diocese of the Eastern Orthodox Church
2.
n
a province in ancient Greece
Full Definitions of eparchy
1

n a diocese of the Eastern Orthodox Church

Synonyms:
exarchate
Type of:
bishopric, diocese, episcopate
the territorial jurisdiction of a bishop
2

n a province in ancient Greece

Type of:
province, state
the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation

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