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Panagia (Greek: Παναγία, or fem. of panágios, pan- + hágios, All-holy), also transliterated Panayia or Panaghia, is one of the titles of Mary, the mother of Jesus, used especially in Orthodox Christianity.

There are many Eastern Orthodox churches dedicated to Mary that are called Panagia.



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