ecumene

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From Latin oecumenicus, from Ancient Greek οἰκουμένη (oikouménē, inhabited world), from οἰκέω (oikéō, I inhabit, dwell), from οἶκος (oîkos, residence).

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ecumene (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) All known inhabited areas of the world.
  2. (religion) Unification of Christianity.

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ecumene f (plural ecumeni)

  1. ecumene

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