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Definition of Therapeutae

Therapeutae
Therapeutae Ther`a*peu"t[ae], n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? (pl. ?) an attendant, servant, physician. See Therapeutic.] (Eccl. Hist.) A name given to certain ascetics said to have anciently dwelt in the neighborhood of Alexandria. They are described in a work attributed to Philo, the genuineness and credibility of which are now much discredited.

Meaning of Therapeutae from wikipedia

- The Therapeutae were a religious sect which existed in Alexandria and other parts of the ancient Gr**** world. The primary source concerning the Therapeutae...
- Therapeutae (plural) is Latin from the Gr**** plural Therapeutai (Θεραπευταί). The term therapeutes means one who is attendant to the gods although the...
- Lake Mareotis in the vicinity of Alexandria, Egypt which he calls the Therapeutae. Members of the community lived apart from one another during the six...
- the Therapeutae were widely distributed in the ancient world, but that "their country" was "beyond the Maereotic lake". Some interpret the Therapeutae as...
- of First-Century Alexandria: Philo's 'Therapeutae' Reconsidered. Taylor challenged the belief that the Therapeutae was an Essenic community and showed that...
- the work originated from the Therapeutae. However speaking in tongues has not been recorded as a practice of the Therapeutae. At the end of the 5th century...
- Those physicians and attendants who served this god were known as the Therapeutae of Asclepius. The etymology of the name is unknown. In his revised version...
- "Therapeutae"", Научно-теоретический журнал 2019 https://www.academia.edu/39841429/Traces_of_Buddhist_Presence_in_Alexandria_Philo_and_the_Therapeutae_...
- which is believed to relate to the compiling of the hymnbook used by a Therapeutae community. Job gives one of his daughters "a cord" (a stringed instrument...
- there were others before him. There were already ascetic hermits (the Therapeutae), and loosely organized cenobitic communities were described by the Jewish...
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