Sabianism
Sabianism Sa"bi*an*ism, n. The doctrine of the Sabians; the Sabian religion; that species of idolatry which consists in worshiping the sun, moon, and stars; heliolatry. [Written also {Sab[ae]anism}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Sabianism — noun the worship of the sun, moon and stars sometimes called Sabeism …   Wiktionary

  • SABIANISM —    See SABÆANS …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • sabianism — sa·bi·an·ism …   English syllables

  • sabianism — ēəˌnizəm noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized : the religion of the Sabians …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sabaeanism — Sabianism Sa bi*an*ism, n. The doctrine of the Sabians; the Sabian religion; that species of idolatry which consists in worshiping the sun, moon, and stars; heliolatry. [Written also {Sab[ae]anism}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • sabean — Usage: usually capitalized variant of sabaean * * * /seuh bee euhn/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Saba. n. 2. an inhabitant of Saba. Also, Sabaean. [1580 90; < L sabae(us) ( < Gk sabaîos of Saba or Sheba) + AN] * * * Sabaean or …   Useful english dictionary

  • Heliolatry — He li*ol a*try, n. [Helio + Gr. ? service, worship.] Sun worship. See {Sabianism}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sabaeanism — Sa*b[ae] an*ism, n. Same as {Sabianism}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sabaeism — Sa b[ae]*ism, Sabaism Sa ba*ism, n. See {Sabianism}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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