- a group of gods, probably of Eastern origin, worshiped in mysteries in various parts of ancient Greece, the cult centers being at Samothrace and Thebes.
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The Cabiri were particularly at home in Lemnos, and afterward in Samothrace.
The chief mysteries were those of the Cabiri, of Eleusis, and of Isis.
The mysteries of the Cabiri are the most ancient of which anything is known.
How about your vow of twenty shekels and a bullock that you made to the Cabiri?The Adventures of Captain Mago
The mysteries of the Cabiri, for example, are supposed to be of Egyptian origin.Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt