Church Slavic


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  • noun

Synonyms for Church Slavic

the Slavic language into which the Bible was translated in the 9th century

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Although unable to break off completely from the church-fostered style and language based on Old Church Slavic, he nevertheless wrote in a language closer to that of the people and introduced many innovations, which later facilitated the language reform.