How to Pronounce Raskolniks?

Correct pronunciation for the word "Raskolniks" is [ɹˈaskəlnˌɪks], [ɹˈaskəlnˌɪks], [ɹ_ˈa_s_k_ə_l_n_ˌɪ_k_s].

"Raskolniks" in context

Raskolniks, also known as Old Believers, are a religion that was separated from the official Russian Orthodox Church in the mid 17th century. Originating from a disagreement over certain church reforms, Raskolniks are a distinct minority sect that's traditional practices continue to this day. Raskolniks have a distinctive set of beliefs and doctrines, including that the reforms of the Russian Orthodox Church are heretical. They also believe in a special kind of dualism in which the material world is held in opposition to the spiritual world.


Add the infographic to your website:

Word of the day


  • c hiu
  • cbhiu
  • cchiu