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hieromonk

[hahy-er-uh-muhngk, hahy-ruh-] /ˈhaɪ ər əˌmʌŋk, ˈhaɪ rə-/
noun, Eastern Church
1.
a monk who is also a priest.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; partial translation of Late Greek or Medieval Greek hierómonachos. See hiero-, monk
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