Hagia Sophia (disambiguation)

Hagia Sophia means either "Holy Wisdom" or "Saint Sophia" (Ἁγία Σοφία or Αγία Σοφία in Greek, Sancta Sophia in Latin, Ayasofya in Turkish). It is a reference to the attribute of "The Holy Wisdom of Jesus Christ", especially in Eastern Orthodox doctrine.

"Hagia Sophia" may also specifically refer to:

Contents

Churches (or former churches)

People

Other

See also

  • Ayasofya Mosque (disambiguation)
  • Sophia (disambiguation)

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Hagia Sophia — For other uses, see Hagia Sophia (disambiguation). Aghia Sophia redirects here. For the steamship, see SS Aghia Sophia. Hagia Sophia Ayasofya (Turkish) Ἁγία Σοφία (Greek) Sancta Sophia (Latin) …   Wikipedia

  • Hagia Sophia Church (Sofia) — For other uses, see Hagia Sophia (disambiguation). Coordinates: 42°41′47.43″N 23°19′53.13″E / 42.6965083°N 23.331425°E / …   Wikipedia

  • Sophia — is a common female name derived from the Greek word for wisdom. It may also refer to:;Spiritual * Sophia (wisdom), the Greek word for wisdom , a theological concept in Hellenistic religions * Pistis Sophia, gnostic text * In the Ben Sirach,… …   Wikipedia

  • Church of St. Sophia, Ohrid — For eponymous churches, see Hagia Sophia (disambiguation). St. Sophia s Church, Ohrid …   Wikipedia

  • Mosaic — This article is about a decorative art. For other uses, see Mosaic (disambiguation). Irano Roman floor mosaic detail from the palace of Shapur I at Bishapur …   Wikipedia

  • Dome — For other uses, see Dome (disambiguation). Domal redirects here. For domal consonants , see Retroflex consonant. Dome of St. Peter s Basilica in Rome crowned by a cupola. Designed primarily by Michelangelo, the dome was not completed until 1590 A …   Wikipedia

  • Constantinople — This article is about the city before the Fall of Constantinople (1453). For a more detailed approach after 1453, see History of Istanbul. For other uses, see Constantinople (disambiguation). Map of Byzantine Constantinople …   Wikipedia

  • Byzantine Empire — This article is about the medieval Roman empire. For other uses, see Byzantine (disambiguation). Roman Empire Βασιλεία Ῥωμαίων, Ῥωμανία Basileia Rhōmaiōn, Rhōmanía Imperium Romanum, Romania …   Wikipedia

  • Pammakaristos Church — Fethiye Mosque redirects here. For other uses, see Fethiye Mosque (disambiguation). Coordinates: 41°01′45″N 28°56′47″E / 41.02917°N 28.94639°E …   Wikipedia

  • Eastern Orthodox Church — Orthodox Catholic Church and Orthodox Christian Church redirect here. For other uses of the term, see Orthodox (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Oriental Orthodox Churches. See also: Eastern Christianity and Orthodoxy by country The… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.