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theocrasy

[thee-ok-ruh-see]
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noun
  1. a mixture of religious forms and deities by worshipers.
  2. union of the personal soul with God, as in Neoplatonism.

Origin of theocrasy

1810–20; < Greek theokrāsía, equivalent to theo- theo- + krâs(is) a mingling + -ia -y3
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British Dictionary definitions for theocrasy

theocrasy

noun
  1. a mingling into one of deities or divine attributes previously regarded as distinct
  2. the union of the soul with God in mysticism

Word Origin

C19: from Greek theokrasia, from theo- + -krasia from krasis a blending
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