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Astrotheism

ˈastrəʊˈθiːɪz(ə)m

noun

a peripheral form of Astronic religion that is not Astronistic, Astrological, Astrolatric, or Archaeoastronistic in orientation or character, but instead resembles a range of often complex theological systems and ideas centred on a cosmic theme whilst also incorporating aspects of the occult, spiritualism, and other non-Astronic religions.

Derivatives

  • Astrotheist | ˈastrəʊˈθiːɪst | adjective & noun
  • Astrotheistic | ˈastrəʊˈθiːɪstɪk | noun

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the word astro-, denoting the astronomical, conjoined with the word theism denoting a belief in a god or gods; meaning ‘the incorporation of the astronomical in theistic belief.’ The belief system based on the root practice of Astrotheology
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