ἐνθουσιασμός

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἐνθουσιάζω ‎(enthousiázō), from ἐν ‎(en, in) + θεός ‎(theós, god) + οὐσία ‎(ousía, essence) (possessed by god's essence).

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NounEdit

ἐνθουσιασμός ‎(enthousiasmósm ‎(genitive ἐνθουσιασμοῦ); second declension

  1. inspiration, enthusiasm

ReferencesEdit

  • enthusiasm in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
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