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Pandeism

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Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible—it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.
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English

Etymology 1

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Blend of pantheism and deism; from Greek πάν (pán), all) and [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] deus (god). First used in the variation "Pandeisten" (pandeists) by Moritz Lazarus and Heymann Steinthal in Zeitschrift für Völkerpsychologie und Sprachwissenschaft (1859), p. 262.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /pæn'deɪ'ĭz'əm/

Noun

Singular
Pandeism

Plural
-

Pandeism (-)
  1. Alternative spelling of pandeism.

Etymology 2

Wikipedia

Blend of Pande- from Pandu and the Pandavas (figures from the historical mythology of India) and -ism.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /pæn'di'ĭz'əm

Noun

Singular
Pandeism

Plural
-

Pandeism (-)
  1. (archaic) a secret religious sect hypothosized to exist in a range extending from India to Europe and Northern Africa
    I am induced to think that this Pandeism was a doctrine, which had been received both by Buddhists and Brahmins. Godfrey Higgins, Anacalypsis: An Attempt to Draw Aside the Veil of the Saitic Isis: Or an Inquiry into the Origin of Languages, Nations and Religions (1833), p.439.

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