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Chrismon

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

The sacred monogram, an arrangement of the first three Greek letters (Chi, Rho, and Iota) of XPIΣTOΣ Christ's name, also called Christogram, which suggests the Cross as well as pax (peace)....

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Chrismon

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

The sacred monogram, an arrangement of the first three Greek letters (Chi, Rho, and Iota) of XPIΣTOΣ Christ's name, also called Christogram, which suggests the Cross as well as pax (peace)....

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Chrismon

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 182 words.

The sacred monogram, an arrangement of the first three Greek letters (Chi, Rho, and Iota)

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Chrismon

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 12 words.

Altered form of German Christmann, possibly also of English Christman.

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Chrismon

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 183 words.

The sacred monogram , an arrangement of the first three Greek letters (Chi, Rho, and Iota) of

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Chrismon

Edited by ALEXANDER P. KAZHDAN.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 3 words.

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Chrismon

Edited by Peter Murray, Linda Murray and Tom Devonshire Jones.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art & Architecture

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Subjects in Art. 3 words.

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James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 3 words.

See chrismon.

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X

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 21 words.

1 Mnemonic of Christ, the first letter of XPIΣTOΣ. See chrismon.

2 Roman numeral symbol for 10. See team

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X

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 21 words.

1. Mnemonic of Christ, the first letter of ΧΡΙΣΤΟΣ. See chrismon.

2. Roman numeral symbol for 10. See

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Christogram

Wolfram Hörandner and Annemarie Weyl Carr.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 427 words.

(also Chrismon) and Christ's monogram are terms for various monogrammatic abbreviations of the name of Christ that began to appear

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