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« on: April 15, 2014, 03:24:23 PM »

I have this old book and think language is Church Slavonic can somebody translate book's name in english.
I found Church Slavonic numbers web-page so is printing year really 1863 ?

Thanks..


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« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2014, 03:29:05 PM »

It reads "The Akathist for the Dormition of the Theotokos." The image on the other page seems to match it.
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« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2014, 03:30:11 PM »

Its an Akathist...

published by the Kiev Lavra


and that's where my Slavonic deciphering skills end...


Based on the picture, its to the Theotokos....
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« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2014, 03:30:44 PM »

It reads "The Akathist for the Dormition of the Theotokos." The image on the other page seems to match it.


Beat me to it and more well done! Grin
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« Reply #4 on: April 15, 2014, 03:36:49 PM »

Thanks ,
Really Great,  I got answer in 5 minutes since posting  Cheesy

Is the printing year 1863 ?

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« Reply #5 on: April 15, 2014, 04:04:43 PM »

To be more precise, the title is "The Akathist for the Dormition of the All-Holy Theotokos." I was in a hurry earlier, so my apologies.

I've never been very good at reading Slavonic numerals but I do believe it was printed in 1863 by the Kiev Pechersk Lavra.
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« Reply #6 on: April 15, 2014, 04:22:03 PM »

Thanks again ....
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