Definitions for "PANAGIA"
Keywords:  mary, holy, bishop, orthodox, mother
The oval Icon worn by Bishops. The term means "All-Holy" and refers to the Mother of God.
the All-holy one, the name most used for the Mother of God.
(Greek, meaning 'all holy'); Mary, the mother of Christ, otherwise frequently found with the title of Mother of God (or Theotokos).