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Constantia
Constantin Brancusi
Constantina
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Constantine IX Monomachus
Constantine the African
Constantine the Great
Constantine V Copronymus
Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus
Constantine, Donation of ///nnConstantinople, Council of
Constantinian
Constantinian symbol
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Constantius I Chlorus
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Constantinople definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the largest city and former capital of Turkey; rebuilt on the site of ancient Byzantium by Constantine I in the fourth century; renamed Constantinople by Constantine who made it the capital of the Byzantine Empire; now the seat of the Eastern Orthodox Church [syn: Istanbul, Stambul, Stamboul, Constantinople]
2: the council in 869 that condemned Photius who had become the patriarch of Constantinople without approval from the Vatican, thereby precipitating the schism between the eastern and western churches [syn: Constantinople, Fourth Council of Constantinople]
3: the sixth ecumenical council in 680-681 which condemned Monothelitism by defining two wills in Christ, divine and human [syn: Constantinople, Third Council of Constantinople]
4: the fifth ecumenical council in 553 which held Origen's writings to be heretic [syn: Constantinople, Second Council of Constantinople]
5: the second ecumenical council in 381 which added wording about the Holy Spirit to the Nicene Creed [syn: Constantinople, First Council of Constantinople]

Merriam Webster's

geographical name see Istanbul Constantinopolitan adjective



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