syncretize

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v syncretize unite (beliefs or conflicting principles)
    • v syncretize become fused
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • syncretize To effect or attempt syncretism; blend; unite: as, to syncretize religious systems. Also spelled syncretise.
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Usage

In literature:

And it is here especially that we notice the syncretism which is peculiar to him.
"What is Property?" by P. J. Proudhon
There are many such imperfect syncretisms or eclecticisms in the history of philosophy.
"Sophist" by Plato
NEWS FOR THE SYNCRETICS.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 1, September 12, 1841" by Various
They attempted syncretism and succeeded in their scheme.
"The Religions of Japan" by William Elliot Griffis
It was an age of religious syncretism, of hospitality to diverse religious ideas, of the commingling of those ideas.
"Edward Caldwell Moore" by Edward Moore
Once more, syncretism came in as a mythopoeic influence.
"The Homeric Hymns A New Prose Translation; and Essays, Literary and Mythological" by Andrew Lang
NEWS FOR THE SYNCRETICS.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 1, Complete" by Various
His mysticism and syncretism were things that precisely Christianity cannot reproach him with.
"We Philologists, Volume 8 (of 18)" by Friedrich Nietzsche
But the syncretism of Tzschirner was equally difficult of accomplishment.
"History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology" by John F. Hurst
I shall try to indicate briefly what their share in the pagan syncretism was.
"The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism" by Franz Cumont
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In news:

In the Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville), a syncretic religion has arisen around a cult of General Charles de Gaulle .
Easter is a Form of Religious Syncretism .
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