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  • 1 Ecstasies — Ecstasy Ec sta*sy, n.; pl. {Ecstasies}. [F. extase, L. ecstasis, fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? to put out of place, derange; ? = ek out + ? to set, stand. See {Ex }, and {Stand}.] [Also written {extasy}.] 1. The state of being beside one s self or rapt out of …

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  • 2 ecstasies — ec·sta·sy || ekstÉ™sɪ n. rapturous delight, bliss, overpowering emotion (also extasy) …

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  • 3 Exorcisms and Ecstasies — Infobox Book name = Exorcisms and Ecstasies title orig = translator = image caption = Dust jacket from the first edition author = Karl Edward Wagner illustrator = Jeffrey K. Potter cover artist = Jeffrey K. Potter country = United States language …

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  • 4 be in ecstasies — be in/go into/ecstasies phrase to talk/​start to talk in a very excited way about something that you like or admire They went into ecstasies over the beauty of the countryside. Thesaurus: talking enthusiasticallysynonym Main entry: ecstasy …

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  • 5 go into ecstasies — be in/go into/ecstasies phrase to talk/​start to talk in a very excited way about something that you like or admire They went into ecstasies over the beauty of the countryside. Thesaurus: talking enthusiasticallysynonym Main entry: ecstasy …

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  • 6 One Fat Hen — (also called One Red Hen or Turtle) is a drinking game. It is based on the difficulty people often have in repeating exactly what the leader says, and the amusing possibilities when they get it wrong.GameplayThe normal mode of play is that the… …

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  • 7 Вагнер, Карл Эдвард — В Википедии есть статьи о других людях с такой фамилией, см. Вагнер …

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  • 8 Ecstasy — • Offers details of false views Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Ecstasy     Ecstasy     † …

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  • 9 Religious ecstasy — For related topics, see ecstasy (emotion) and ecstasy (philosophy). Spiritual ecstasy is an altered state of consciousness characterized by greatly reduced external awareness and expanded interior mental and spiritual awareness which is… …

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  • 10 Holda — In Germanic folklore as established by Jacob Grimm, [Grimm, Deutsche Mythologie 4th ed., Elard H. Meyer, ed. (Gütersloh) 1876 77, I:220ff.] Frau Holda or Holle is the supernatural matron of spinning, childbirth and domestic animals, and is also… …

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  • 11 Karl Edward Wagner — (12 December 1945 – 13 October 1994) was an American writer, editor and publisher of horror, science fiction, and heroic fantasy, who was born in Knoxville, Tennessee and originally trained as a psychiatrist. His disillusionment with the medical… …

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  • 12 Seth Abramson — (1976 ) is an American poet, author of The Suburban Ecstasies (Ghost Road Press, forthcoming 2009). He is also a contributing author, with fiction writer Tom Kealey, to The Creative Writing MFA Handbook (Continuum Publishing, forthcoming… …

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  • 13 James L. White — (March 26, 1936 July, 1981) was an American poet, editor and teacher.Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, White attended Indiana University and Colorado State University where he attained an MA in Literary Criticism.White taught as a poet in the… …

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  • 14 Contemplation — • The idea of contemplation is connected with that of mystical theology Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. contemplation     Contemplation      …

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  • 15 ecstasy — [[t]e̱kstəsi[/t]] ecstasies 1) N VAR Ecstasy is a feeling of very great happiness. ...a state of almost religious ecstasy. ...the agony and ecstasy of holiday romance. 2) N UNCOUNT Ecstasy is an illegal drug which makes people feel happy and… …

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  • 16 ecstasy — UK [ˈekstəsɪ] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms ecstasy : singular ecstasy plural ecstasies 1) a feeling of great happiness and pleasure, often sexual pleasure 2) mainly literary an extreme emotional religious state during which you do …

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  • 17 Margaret Murray — For other people named Margaret Murray, see Margaret Murray (disambiguation). Margaret Alice Murray Born 13 July 1863 Kolkata, India Died 13 November 1963(1963 11 13) …

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  • 18 Cult of Herodias — The Cult of Herodias, in medieval folklore, was a coven of witches worshipping the Roman goddess Diana and the Biblical character Herodias. Fables of this cult began to spread sometime before the 10th century, were denounced by the Roman Catholic …

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  • 19 Jagjit Singh (singer) — Infobox Musical artist Name = Jagjit Singh Img capt = Jagjit Singh Img size = 150 Landscape = Background = solo singer Birth name = Alias = Born = Birth date and age|1941|2|8 flagicon|India Ganganagar, Rajputana, British India Died = Instrument …

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  • 20 Christian mysticism — Union with Christ is the purpose of Christian mysticism. Christian mysticism refers to the development of mystical practices and theory within Christianity. It has often been connected to mystical theology, especially in the Catholic and Eastern… …

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