Definitions

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  • n. One who supports the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople.

Etymologies

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patriarch +‎ -ist

Examples

  • Martinović was a Patriarchist, and president of the Serbian community in the same town.

    The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1

  • Exarchists were altogether deplorable and succeeded in alienating not only the Patriarchist Slavs whom they freely murdered, but even in many cases the very Exarchists, who came to dislike the komitadji bands, whom they were required to shelter and to feed and to assist with a subscription to their funds.

    The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1

  • Skoplje, was a Patriarchist, whereas a brother of his, also at

    The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1

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