Entheal
Entheal En"the*al, Enthean En"the*an, a. [Gr. ? full of the god, inspired; ? in + ? god.] Divinely inspired; wrought up to enthusiasm. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • entheal — † ˈentheal, a. Obs. [f. as next + al1.] = next. in Bailey; 1847 in Craig; and in mod. Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

  • Enthean — Entheal En the*al, Enthean En the*an, a. [Gr. ? full of the god, inspired; ? in + ? god.] Divinely inspired; wrought up to enthusiasm. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Entheastic — En the*as tic, a. [Gr. ? inspired, fr. ?, fr. ?. See {Entheal}.] Of godlike energy; inspired. {En the*as tic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Entheastically — Entheastic En the*as tic, a. [Gr. ? inspired, fr. ?, fr. ?. See {Entheal}.] Of godlike energy; inspired. {En the*as tic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Enthusiasm — En*thu si*asm, n. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to be inspired or possessed by the god, fr. ?, ?, inspired: cf. enthousiasme. See {Entheal}, {Theism}.] 1. Inspiration as if by a divine or superhuman power; ecstasy; hence, a conceit of divine possession and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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