Etymology Of The Word
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- The Aeonic Perspective of the Enochian Temples
- The initiatory system of the Enochian Temples divides the path of initiation into four major stages, distinguished primarily by the types and sources of the influences they are sensitive to. Briefly, these stages are: 1. Lunar-planetary, focused in Yesod and...
Magick >> Enochian
- Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
- 'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
- Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
- There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
- The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
- Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
- Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
- This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
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- The Mysterious Origins of the Word 'Marihuana'
- The table below lists variations ofthe well-known spelling marihuana, drawn partly from Gieringer. Term. Literary Source.
- Etymology of “fluorescence”, as shown in the Oxford English
- The analogous word that made Stokes think of it was “opalescent”. Public doma in im a ge by. Splarka.
- The Etymology of Medicine
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- Pen Ultimate / Apple of his i
- This makes me want to digress for a moment, in order to examine the etymology of the word "want." The Oxford English Dictionary defines the verb form as "a desire to possess or to do [something]" and the noun as "a lack or deficiency.
- The Ethics of Gossip for Massage Therapists
- The etymology of the word comes from god-sip, a godparent of one child referring to a close friendship. Thus, gossip refers to things one would only say among close friends.
- G.I. learns difference between philanthropy and fundraising
- The job description made it clear that, for them, philanthropy begins, and ends, at home. It was a GI fundraising postion. No mention of any money being given away.
- English Premier League: 10 Noteworthy Moments for the month of August
- Etymology of the word “holocaust” states that “for hundreds of years, the word holocaust was used in the English language to denote great massacres.” The dictionary has it as “large scale destructions” as in a nuclear holocaust, etc.
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- Online Etymology Dictionary
- Etymologies are not definitions; they're explanations of what our words meant and how they sounded 600 or 2000 years ago.
- 1 - Online Etymology Dictionary
- Not etymologically related to ability, though popularly connected with it.
- Etymology of word god
- Etymology of the Name God. Oddly, the exact history of the word God is unknown .
- The Word Detective
- Aug 15, 2011 The Word Detective answers reader questions about word and phrase origins, grammar, usage, and the history of the English language.
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