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Church Slavic, Canonical
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The article is dedicated to the language of the earliest South and West Slavic written documents dated from the 10th–11th centuries, which contain ecclesiastical texts translated mainly from Greek between the late 9th and the 10th century. The corpus of these manuscripts is known as Old Church Slavic canon. The article outlines the history of Old Church Slavic, the content and the provenan…

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Krivko, Roman, “Church Slavic, Canonical”, in: Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online, Editor-in-Chief Marc L. Greenberg. Consulted online on 08 December 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-6229_ESLO_COM_032175>
First published online: 2020



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