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NounEdit

mysterie n (plural mysteries, diminutive mysterietje n)

  1. mystery

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mystērie

  1. vocative masculine singular of mystērius

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Etymology 1Edit

From Anglo-Norman misterie, from Latin mysterium, from Ancient Greek μυστήριον (mustḗrion).

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /misˈtɛːriː(ə)/, /ˈmistəriː(ə)/

NounEdit

mysterie (plural mysteries or misteria)

  1. Obscure or esoteric religious teachings or beliefs
  2. The obscure significance of generally known religious teachings of beliefs.
  3. A spiritual ceremony or event; especially the Eucharist.
  4. A mystery or unknown; something that is unexplained.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old French mistere, from Latin misterium, a variant of ministerium influenced by mysterium.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /misˈtɛːriː(ə)/, /ˈmistəriː(ə)/

NounEdit

mysterie (plural mysteris)

  1. A ceremony or duty, especially a Christian one.
  2. A craft or trade; a organisation regulating such a trade.
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