Definition of Panagia in English:

Panagia

noun

(also Panhagia)
Christian Church
  • The All-holy (as a title of the Virgin Mary).

Pronunciation

Panagia

/ˌpanʌɪˈjiːə/ /ˌpanʌɪˈjɑː/ /paˈnʌɪə/

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Richard Chandler (d. 1810), classical scholar and traveller. From Hellenistic Greek παναγία (used from Origen onwards of the Virgin Mary), feminine of πανάγιος all-holy from ancient Greek παν- + ἅγιος holy.