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  1. metanoianoun

    A fundamental change of mind.

    Etymology: μετάνοια, a compound of μετά and νοέω.

  2. metanoianoun

    Spiritual conversion.

    Etymology: μετάνοια, a compound of μετά and νοέω.

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  1. Metanoia

    Metanoia in the context of rhetoric is a device used to retract a statement just made, and then state it in a better way. As such, metanoia is similar to correction. Metanoia is used in recalling a statement in two ways—-to weaken the prior declaration or to strengthen it.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of metanoia in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of metanoia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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