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  • The equivalent of the alb in the ancient Churches of the East is the sticharion (art bpeov) of the Orthodox Church (Armenian shapik, Syrian Kutina, Coptic stoicharion or tuniah).
  • The vestments of a priest are the sticharion, epitrachelion, girdle, epimanikia and phainolion (see Chasuble).
  • Gewandung, p. Ioo) they were originally merely the ornamental cuffs (Acopia) of the episcopal sticharion, which were detached for purposes of convenience.
  • The sticharion, without a girdle, the epimanikia and the orarion (cop(ipeov, Lat.
  • The lesser orders wear a shorter sticharion and an orarion wound round it.

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