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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seizure, ictus, raptusnoun

    a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease

    "he suffered an epileptic seizure"

  2. ecstasy, rapture, transport, exaltation, raptusnoun

    a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion

    "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"- Charles Dickens

Wiktionary

  1. raptusnoun

    A seizure.

  2. raptusnoun

    A state of rapture.

  3. Etymology: From raptus, from rapio.

Wikipedia

  1. Raptus

    Raptus is the Latin for "seized", from rapere "to seize". In Roman law the term covered many crimes of property, and women were considered property.

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  1. raptus

    Raptus is a Latin term often used to describe a violent act of theft or abduction. In psychological terms, it can also refer to a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion, particularly an obsessive drive or a compulsive disorder. Its interpretation can vary depending on the context.

Wikidata

  1. Raptus

    Raptus is the Latin for "seized", from rapere "to seize". In Roman law the term covered many crimes of property, and women were considered property. It may refer to: ⁕any literal seizure ⁕confiscation ⁕robbery ⁕kidnapping ⁕raptio, i.e. the abduction of women, also known as Frauenraub; these are the "rapes of Zeus". ⁕the term for bride kidnapping in Catholic canon law; specifically, it is an impediment to marriage ⁕medical ⁕seizure ⁕epileptic seizure ⁕stroke ⁕convulsion ⁕focal seizure ⁕out-of-body experience ⁕in religion, spirituality and subjective experience ⁕rapture, a Christian belief about the End Times and the transport of redeemed souls. ⁕status raptus, religious ecstasy. ⁕being "carried away" or "transported", being in good spirits, see Ecstasy.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of raptus in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of raptus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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