Definitions of Melkite:
  • noun:   an Orthodox Christian or Uniate Christian belonging to the patriachate of Alexandria or Antioch or Jerusalem
  • noun:   an eastern Christian in Egypt or Syria who adheres to the Orthodox faith as defined by the council of Chalcedon in 451 and as accepted by the Byzantine emperor

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