Definition of Syncretic. Meaning of Syncretic. Synonyms of Syncretic

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Definition of Syncretic

Syncretic
Syncretic Syn*cret"ic, a. Uniting and blending together different systems, as of philosophy, morals, or religion. --Smart.

Meaning of Syncretic from wikipedia

- expressions of art and culture (known as eclecticism) as well as politics (syncretic politics). The English word is first attested in the early 17th century...
- spectrum. The idea of syncretic politics has been influenced by syncretism and syncretic religion. The main idea of syncretic politics is that taking...
- especially, the old practices. The beliefs or histories of religions may have syncretic elements, but adherents of these so-labeled systems often frown upon the...
- Tawḥīd-i-Ilāhī ("Divine Monotheism", lit. 'Oneness of God') or Divine Faith, was a syncretic religion or spiritual leadership program propounded by the Mughal emperor...
- (nations) of Candomblé Tambor de Mina, a syncretic religion that developed in northern Brazil Cuban Vodú, a syncretic religion that developed in the Spanish...
- mexican poet and Nobel prize laureate Octavio Paz strongly supported the syncretic view of the Día de Muertos tradition being a continuity of ancient Aztec...
- progressive forms of Christian democracy, some of which may be politically syncretic mixing in the social conservatism of the center-right. The main ideologies...
- Xueta Christianity (Catalan: cristianisme xueta) is a syncretic religion on the island of Majorca, Spain followed by the Xueta people, who are supposedly...
- abangan, Balinese Hindus, and Dayak Christians—practising a less orthodox, syncretic form of their religion. Hindu influences reached the archipelago as early...
- Iran's syncretic political system combines elements of an Islamic theocracy with vetted democracy....