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labarum

[lab-er-uh m] /ˈlæb ər əm/
noun, plural labara
[lab-er-uh] /ˈlæb ər ə/ (Show IPA)
1.
an ecclesiastical standard or banner, as for carrying in procession.
2.
the military standard of Constantine the Great and later Christian emperors of Rome, bearing Christian symbols.
Origin of labarum
1650-1660
1650-60; < Late Latin, of obscure origin
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British Dictionary definitions for labarum

labarum

/ˈlæbərəm/
noun (pl) -ra (-rə)
1.
a standard or banner carried in Christian religious processions
2.
the military standard bearing a Christian monogram used by Constantine the Great
Word Origin
C17: from Late Latin, of obscure origin
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