Related formsMith·ra·ic [mith-rey-ik] /mɪθˈreɪ ɪk/, Mith·ra·is·tic, adjectiveMith·ra·ist, noun
Examples from the Web for mithraism
The most curious instance of the essential identity of the nature deities of the West and East will be found in Mithraism.
The votary to Mithraism actually bathed in the blood of the sacrificial bull.A Short History of the World|H. G. Wells
In the reign of Pompey, Mithraism, a cult borrowed from Persia, was spread throughout the empire.Reincarnation|Th. Pascal
And Mithraism itself regarded religion under the figure of a warfare.The Origin of Paul's Religion|J. Gresham Machen
Manicheism, unlike Mithraism, was not to succumb, but merely to retreat before Christianity.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume I of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor