Published: 2nd August 2020
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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