μυστήριον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From μύστης "initiated one", from μυέω "I initiate", from μύω "I shut"

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Noun[edit]

μυστήριον (mustḗrion) (genitive μυστηρίου) n, second declension

  1. revealed secret
  2. mystery, secret
  3. object used in mystery religions
  4. (Later Greek): matters of science which required teaching

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