system of knowledge concerning secrets and mysteries

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • mysteriosophy — noun Doctrine and knowledge pertaining to secrets and mystery …   Wiktionary

  • mysteriosophy — mys·te·ri·os·o·phy …   English syllables

  • mysteriosophy — mə̇ˌstirēˈäsəfē noun ( es) Etymology: Greek mystērion mystery + English sophy : esoteric doctrine concerning the ancient mysteries …   Useful english dictionary

  • dualism — dualist, n., adj. /dooh euh liz euhm, dyooh /, n. 1. the state of being dual or consisting of two parts; division into two. 2. Philos. a. the view that there are just two mutually irreducible substances. Cf. monism, pluralism. b. the view that… …   Universalium

  • Words of Wisdom — This group of 30 odd sophy and sopher words have in common an etymological derivation from the Greek sophia, meaning wisdom . They refer to an odd group of systems of knowledge, esoteric doctrines, and philosophical practices, most of which are… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • ДУАЛИЗМ — [от лат. dualis двойственный], представление о том, что основу мира и бытия составляют 2 независимых начала, часто противоположные друг другу: свет и тьма, добро и зло, духовное и материальное, мужское и женское и т. п. Эти 2 начала в разных… …   Православная энциклопедия

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