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Eleusinian

[el-yoo-sin-ee-uh n] /ˌɛl yʊˈsɪn i ən/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Eleusis or to the Eleusinian mysteries.
noun
2.
a native or inhabitant of Eleusis.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45; < Latin Eleusini(us) < Greek Eleusínios of Eleusis + -an
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Word Origin and History for Eleusinian
adj.

1640s, "pertaining to Eleusis," town outside Athens, site of the mystery associated with the cult of Demeter, goddess of harvests, and her daughter.

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