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This section presents a list of festivals, names of Gods and heroes, mythological figures, biblical figures, men and women, and geographical names occurring in this book Greek Religious Terminology Telete & Orgia. Provenance of inscriptions and other terms, concepts and names occurring in the book are also provided here. The first serious attempts to study the terms τελετή and ὄργια in a systematic manner were undertaken by Cornelis Zijderveld and Nicolaas van der Burg in the 1930s. Zijderveld's dissertation has remained the standard work on the term τελετή. It examines the use of τελετή before Alexander, after Alexander, and in Jewish and Christian authors.

Keywords: ὄργια; τελετή; Greek religious terminology



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