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Wiktionary

  1. mysteries(Noun)

    (in Greek and Roman religion) a number of secret societies or cults

  2. mysteries(Noun)

    Plural form of mystery.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mysteries

    of Mystery

  2. Mysteries

    of Mystery

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Mysteries

    sacred rites and ceremonies of stated observance among the Greeks and Romans in connection with the worship of particular divinities, to which only the initiated were admitted, and in which, by associating together, they quickened and confirmed each other in their faith and hope, and in which it would seem they made solemn avowal of these; the name is also applied to the miracle plays (q. v.) of the Middle Ages.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mysteries in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mysteries in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Euripides:

    I have found power in the mysteries of thought.

  2. Daniel Loxton:

    People are fascinated by monsters, and they're fascinated by mysteries in general.

  3. Mark Twain:

    When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.

  4. Lujendra Ojha:

    It's a little bit over-the-top announcement by NASA, there's so many mysteries to be solved about RSL.

  5. Kahlil Gibran:

    When you have solved all the mysteries of life you long for death, for it is but another mystery of life.

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