Definitions for irenicaɪˈrɛn ɪk, aɪˈri nɪk
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conducive to peace
"irenic without being namby-pamby"; "an irenic attitude toward former antagonists"
Promoting or fitted to promote peace; conciliatory, non-confrontational; peaceful.
Origin: From είρηνικος, from εἰρήνη.
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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ī-ren′ik, adj. tending to create peace: pacific—also Iren′ical.—n. Iren′icon, a proposition or scheme for peace: the deacon's litany at the beginning of the Greek liturgy—from its opening petitions for peace.—n.pl. Iren′ics, irenical theology:—opp. to Polemics. [See Eirenicon.]
The numerical value of irenic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of irenic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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