Mithraeum

[ mi-three-uhm ]
/ mɪˈθri əm /

noun, plural Mith·rae·a [mi-three-uh], /mɪˈθri ə/, Mith·rae·ums.

a temple of Mithras.

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Origin of Mithraeum

1875–80; <New Latin <Greek Mithraîon, equivalent to Míthr(ās) Mithras + -aion suffix of place
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