siderism

belief that the stars influence human affairs

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Siderism — is the belief that the stars influence human behavior or herald major changes in human history. As the underlying basis for astrology, historical and scriptural accounts provide evidence the belief has long been held by man. The three wise men in …   Wikipedia

  • siderism — sid·er·ism …   English syllables

  • siderism — ˈsidəˌrizəm noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin siderismus, from sider + Latin ismus ism : a phenomenon similar to animal magnetism formerly supposed to result from the bringing of iron or other inorganic bodies into connection with the human body …   Useful english dictionary

  • Philosophical Isms — Here are 234 different isms, each representing a philosophical, political or moral doctrine or a belief system. In selecting terms for the list, I have deliberately avoided any word which apply ism to a personal name, so that Marxism doesn t… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • sidereal —   a. pertaining or according to stars; measured by stellar motion.    ♦ siderean, a.    ♦ siderism, n. belief in influence of stars on human affairs …   Dictionary of difficult words

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