Sentence Examples

  • According to this view, the prototypes of Demeter and Persephone are the corn-mother and harvest maiden of northern Europe, the corn-fetishes of the field (Frazer, Golden Bough, 2nd ed., ii.
  • This cult passed through an aniconic stage, from which fetishes survived to the last, these being rocks or pillars, trees, weapons (e.g.
  • Thus, it has been held that it contained stone fetishes (meteoric stones and the like) from Yahweh's original abode on Sinai or Horeb.
  • Myths, folk-lore, hunting charms, fetishes, superstitions and customs were based on the same idea.
  • Hot other gods carry their primitive fetishes in their hands (like calb gods began to acquire human personalities.

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