Ogdoad

noun Og·do·ad \ ˈägdōˌad \

Definition of Ogdoad

plural -s
1 Gnosticism : a group of eight divine beings or of eight aeons
2 Gnosticism : the seat of rule of the higher archon and his son

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Origin and Etymology of ogdoad

Greek ogdoad-, ogdoas, from ogdoos eighth (from oktō eight) + -ad-, -as, feminine suffix denoting descent from or connection with


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