Astronic

ˈastrəʊnɪk

Published: 2nd August 2020

adjective

relating to the religious and philosophical tradition with prehistoric origins whose central practice is night sky observation and whose belief systems are characterised by an astronomical theme.

DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE PHRASES

Astronicism | ˈastrəʊnɪsɪz(ə)m | adjective
Astronicity | ˈastrəʊnɪsɪti | noun

ORIGINS AND ETYMOLOGY

Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix astron-, denoting the astronomical world, combined with the suffix -ic denoting a religious tradition; meaning ‘astronomical religious tradition.’

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