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Help me remember a Greek word! "End of the universe by fire"

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Help me remember a Greek word! "End of the universe by fire"

Postby TheWordHunter » Mon Aug 19, 2013 6:38 pm

Here's what I know.

1. It's a word in classical, not modern Greek.
2. It means "destruction of the universe specifically by fire."
3. It's NOT cataclysm, apolocapyse, holocaust, eschatology, catastrophe, etc.
4. It's associated with STOIC philosophy (I think) or with William Blake (somehow).

Thanks in advance!!
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Re: Help me remember a Greek word! "End of the universe by f

Postby Markos » Wed Aug 21, 2013 4:09 pm

ἡ ἐκπύρωσις
οὐ μανθάνω γράφειν, ἀλλὰ γράφω τοῦ μαθεῖν.
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