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possession, religious

H. S. Versnel

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

Third edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198606413
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199567386
possession, religious

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That a human being might become possessed by a supernatural power was a fairly common ancient belief. The effect might

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Subjects: Classical Studies

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