theologoumenon

A way of speaking of God or divine things without using the name of God—e.g. the ‘cloud’ which accompanied the Israelites in the wilderness.

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  • theologoumenon — the·o·lo·gou·me·non …   English syllables

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  • theologoumenon — Individual opinion on God or divinity …   Grandiloquent dictionary

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