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English noun: aeon

1. aeon (person) (Gnosticism) a divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe


Synonymseon


Broader (hypernym)spiritual being, supernatural being


Domain categoryGnosticism

2. aeon (time) the longest division of geological time


Synonymseon


Broader (hypernym)geologic time, geological time


Instance hyponymArchaeozoic, Archaeozoic aeon, Archean, Archean aeon, Archean eon, Archeozoic, Archeozoic eon, Hadean, Hadean aeon, Hadean eon, Hadean time, Phanerozoic, Phanerozoic aeon, Phanerozoic eon, Precambrian, Precambrian aeon, Precambrian eon, Precambrian period, Priscoan, Priscoan aeon, Priscoan eon, Proterozoic, Proterozoic aeon, Proterozoic eon


Part holonymera, geological era

3. aeon (time) an immeasurably long period of time


SamplesOh, that happened eons ago.


Synonymseon


Broader (hypernym)age, long time, years









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