euhemerize

euhemerize

[yoo-hee-muh-rahyz, -hem-uh-]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), euhemerized, euhemerizing.
to treat or explain (myths) by euhemerism.
Also, especially British, euhemerise.


Origin:
1840–50; Euhemer(us) + -ize

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euhemerize or euhemerise (juːˈhiːməˌraɪz)
 
vb
to deal with or explain (myths) by euhemerism
 
euhemerise or euhemerise
 
vb

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