Boehmenism
Boehmenism Boehmenism n. the mystical theological doctrine of Jakob Boehme that influenced the Quakers.

Syn: Behmenism. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Boehmenism — /bay meuh niz euhm, boh /, n. the mystical doctrines or conceptions of Jakob Böhme. Also, Behmenism. [1650 60; J. BOEHME + n (as in BEHMEN) + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • boehmenism — boeh·men·ism …   English syllables

  • Boehmenism — noun the mystical theological doctrine of Jakob Boehme that influenced the Quakers • Syn: ↑Behmenism • Hypernyms: ↑theological doctrine * * * /bay meuh niz euhm, boh /, n. the mystical doctrines or conceptions of Jakob Böhme. Also, Behmenism.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Behmenism — noun the mystical theological doctrine of Jakob Boehme that influenced the Quakers • Syn: ↑Boehmenism • Hypernyms: ↑theological doctrine * * * Usage: capitalized variant of boehmenism * * * /bay meuh niz euhm/, n. Boehmenism. * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • boehmian — ˈbāmēən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from J.Böhme (Boehme) died 1624 + English ian : of or relating to Boehmenism * * * /bay mee euhn, boh /, adj. of or pertaining to Boehmenism. [J. BOEHME + IAN] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Behmenism — /bay meuh niz euhm/, n. Boehmenism. * * * …   Universalium

  • Boehmenist — /bay meuh nist, boh /, n. a supporter or adherent of Boehmenism. Also, Behmenist, Boehmenite, Behmenite, Boehmist. [1645 55; J. BOEHME + n (as in BEHMEN) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • Boehmian — /bay mee euhn, boh /, adj. of or pertaining to Boehmenism. [J. BOEHME + IAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • denomination — Synonyms and related words: Amish, Anglicanism, Anglo Catholicism, Arianism, Athanasianism, Boehmenism, Calvinism, Catholicism, Christian Science, Confucianism, Congregationalism, Conservative Judaism, Eleusinianism, Episcopalianism, Erastianism …   Moby Thesaurus

  • theological doctrine — noun the doctrine of a religious group • Hypernyms: ↑doctrine, ↑philosophy, ↑philosophical system, ↑school of thought, ↑ism • Hyponyms: ↑theanthropism, ↑predestination, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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