Definition of Encaenias
1. encaenia [n] - See also: encaenia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Encaenias
Literary usage of Encaenias
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Inquisition Unmasked: Being an Historical and Philosophical Account of by Antonio Puigblanch (1816)
"It is a concise history of the feast of the encaenias, or dedication of the temple of Jerusalem, by the Machabees, and in it are found certain particulars ..."
2. Corpus scriptorum historiae byzantinae by Barthold Georg Niebuhr (1839)
"... quae dicuntur encaenias factae sunt. Anastasius Biblioth. in histor. eccles. : Junio mense facía sunt encaenia SS. ..."