a spiritual interpretation or application of words, as of Scriptures.
a form of allegorical interpretation of Scripture that seeks hidden meanings regarding the future life.
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How to use anagoge in a sentence
anagoge is so called from ana, which is upwards, and goge, a leading: as it were an upward leading.Churches and Church Ornaments | William Durandus
British Dictionary definitions for anagoge
allegorical or spiritual interpretation, esp of sacred works such as the Bible
Christianity allegorical interpretation of the Old Testament as typifying or foreshadowing subjects in the New Testament
- anagogic (ˌænəˈɡɒdʒɪk) or anagogical, adjective
- anagogically, adverb
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