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"Origins" of Religion

"Origins" of Religion

Author: Carissa Wyant
Description:

This lesson will discuss different accounts of the etymology of "religion," as well as some of the early manifestations of religion.

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Terms to Know
Etymology

The study of word origins.

Mesopotamia

An ancient region encompassing the areas served by the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, including modern Iraq as well as parts of Iran, Syria, and Turkey.