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Trismegistus

[triz-muh-jis-tuh s, tris-]
noun
  1. Hermes Trismegistus.
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Historical Examples of trismegistus

  • Here already is to be found a most vital difference between Paul and Hermes Trismegistus.

    The Origin of Paul's Religion

    J. Gresham Machen

  • Trismegistus (thrice greatest), the Egyptian Hermes, regarded as the fountain of mysticism and magic.

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

    Edited by Rev. James Wood

  • Plainly the Trismegistus of mankind at that date:—who is now, as usual, become a surprising Trismegistus to the new generations!

  • For which, as appears, his Majesty was very grateful to the Trismegistus of men.

  • The Cyranides of Trismegistus treats of magic power and the medicinal virtues of precious stones, of plants, and of animals.

    Prophetical, Educational and Playing Cards

    Mrs. John King Van Rensselaer


British Dictionary definitions for trismegistus

Trismegistus

noun
  1. See Hermes Trismegistus
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