theocrasy

Related to theocrasy: theocracy

theocrasy

(θɪˈɒkrəsɪ)
n
1. (Theology) a mingling into one of deities or divine attributes previously regarded as distinct
2. (Theology) the union of the soul with God in mysticism
[C19: from Greek theokrasia, from theo- + -krasia from krasis a blending]
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theocrasy, theocrasia

1. a mingling of the attributes of several deities into one.
2. a union of an individual soul with God, especially through contemplation.
See also: God and Gods
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