Root 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.
- Origins of the Name "Idaho" and How Idaho Became a Territory in
- One of the most intriguing mysteries 0f ldaho history is the origin and meaning of the name. "Idaho.
- ANATOMICAL WORD ROOTS
- ANATOMICAL WORD ROOTS. Appendix I.
- The Origins of Genocide - A Comprehensive Introduction
- “The word is new, the concept is ancient,” wrote sociologist Leo Kuper in his seminal. 1981 text of genocide studies.
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- Stelter: What does 'government' mean?
- It seems that some people have forgotten that the word "govern" -- as in to regulate and to moderate -- is at the root of the word "government.
- Jerusalem, Not Stockholm
- The root of the word kiddush relates to separation, distinction, in this case, elevating the name of God. The opposite of kiddush Hashem is chillul Hashem. The root of the word chillul relates to emptiness, a vacuum.
- INSIGHT: The Root of Mexico's Sadism
- On any given day, if you asked around, you would be lucky to find someone in Mexico who could identify the root of the word, and fewer still would relate it to the Marquis de Sade.
- Entreaties and Prayers
- The root of the word chanun [and its derivatives] in all cases is an expression signifying or requesting a free gift. Even though the righteous may base a request on the merit of their good deeds, they request only a free gift of the Omnipresent.
- Musings of a Russophile: The roots of Russian fatalism
- Various dictionaries will give you the same root of the word, originally from the Greek. Orthos: straight, upright, correct. Doxa: opinion, thought.
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- Know Your Roots: The web's largest word root directory
- A long list of root words and prefixes in simplified form. It links to study lists of words relating to these root words in our word list archive.
- English Language Roots - Prefixes, Suffixes & Syllables
- PrefixSuffix.com - English Word Roots Reference || Prefix, Suffix, Prefixes, Suffixes, root words, word roots, language games.