Origin of apocalyptic
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Some apocalyptically minded Christians read this as a description of current events.Sorry, Evangelicals, Syria Will Not Spur the Second Coming
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- outstanding in revelation, prophecy, or significance
- of or like an apocalypse
1660s, "pertaining to the 'Revelation of St. John' in the New Testament," from Greek apokalyptikos, from apokalyptein (see apocalypse). Meaning "pertaining to the imminent end of the world" evolved by 1880s.