Pantheon

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Πάνθειον (Pantheion, a temple of all gods), neuter of πανθείος (pantheios, of or common to all gods), from πᾶν (pān, all, everything), neuter of πᾶς (pās, all, the whole) + θείος (theios, of or for the gods), from θεός (theos, god)

Proper noun[edit]

Pantheon

  1. The circular Roman temple dedicated to all the gods in 27 BC in Rome. Since the 7th century AD reconsecrated by christianity and dedicated to their single god.