Возникновение славянских служебных миней: общие гипотезы и текстологические факты

Formation of the Slavonic Menaion: General Hypotheses and Textological Facts

Scripta & e-Scripta vol 6, 2008
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  • Subject(s): Literary Texts // South-Slavonic codices of the 13th-14th c. // Slavonic Menaion // Textological research //
  • Published by: Institute for Literature BAS
  • Print ISSN: 1312-238X
  • Summary/Abstract:

    The article traces the earliest history of the Slavonic Menaion for December, based on the textological research of a wide range of manuscripts of East Slav, Serbian and Bulgarian origin, dating from the 11th and until the 14th century. The multiple layers of the contents of South-Slavonic codices of the 13th - 14th century are outlined, proving, at the same time, the unconvincingness of the hypothesis for the significant influence of Old Russian originals in their formation. The study confirms the textological connection of the non-standard Russian menaia (RGADA, Synod. Typ. 98; RGADA, Synod. Typ. 130; RGADA, Synod. Typ. 131) to the Old-Bulgarian protographs. The article discloses also the unhomogeneousness of a number of offices in the East Slav menaia for December, where a more archaic layer is incorporated. The data show that the formation of the 12-volume East Slav collection is the result not of a single translation, but of a longer and gradual process of reception of the Byzantine hymnographic repertoire, starting as early as the 9th - 10th century at the literary centres of the First Bulgarian Kingdom. Therefore the Old Russian menaia reflect not the opening stage of that liturgical book in the Slavonic environment, but an older, comparatively established stage, marked by its unification, backed by approximately a century and a half of tradition.


  • Page Range: 195-232
    No. of Pages: 38
    Language: Russian
    Year: 2008
    Issue No:: Scripta & e-Scripta vol 6, 2008

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  • Mariya Yovcheva

    Prof., PhD Sofia St Kliment Okhridski University and Plovdiv University, Bulgaria
    Description

    Мария Йовчева – профессор Богословского факультета Софийского университета им Св. Климента Охридского и Филологического факультета Пловдивского университета им. Паисия Хилендарского. Специалист в области средневековой славянской литературы, византийской и славянской гимнографии, агиологии, истории литургических книг (в частности, Минеи и Октоиха), истории славянской Библии, исторической лексикологии. Автор нескольких монографий и изданий средневековых славянских памятников.

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