One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The area of an Orthodox church on each side of the bema, separated from it by a wall.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Mason Neale (1818–1866), Church of England clergyman and author. From modern Greek παράβημα from ancient Greek παρα- + βῆμα.
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