Variant of liturgy
noun pl. liturgies
- prescribed forms or ritual for public worship in any of various religions or churches
- the Eucharistic service, esp. ( Divine Liturgy) in the Eastern Orthodox Church
Origin: Fr liturgie < ML(Ec) liturgia < Gr leitourgia, public service to the gods (in LXX & N.T., ministry of priests), ult. < leōs, laos, people + ergon, work
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