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dor·mi·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Dormition, Feast of Dormition(noun)

    celebration in the Eastern Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended; corresponds to the Assumption in the Roman Catholic Church and is also celebrated on August 15th

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  1. dormition(Noun)

    The process of falling asleep.

    Etymology: From dormition, from dormitionem.

  2. dormition(Noun)

    The process of death or the actual death itself.

    Etymology: From dormition, from dormitionem.

  3. dormition(Noun)

    The death and assumption into heaven of the Virgin Mary.

    Etymology: From dormition, from dormitionem.

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How to say dormition in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dormition in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dormition in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of dormition

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