hesperinos

hesperinos

[es-pe-ree-naws; English hes-per-uh-nos, hes-per-uh-nos]
noun Greek Orthodox Church.
vespers ( def 1 ).

Origin:
< Late Greek, Greek hesperinós pertaining to evening, equivalent to hésper(os), evening (see Hesperus) + -inos -ine1

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