ἔκστασις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἐξίστημι (exístēmi, I displace) from ἐκ (ek, out) and ἵστημι (hístēmi, I stand).

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Noun[edit]

ἔκστᾰσῐς (ékstasisf (genitive ἐκστᾰ́σεως); third declension

  1. displacement from proper place
  2. displacement of the mind: amazement, astonishment, bewilderment
  3. trance, ecstasy

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