Evenfall

Published: 1st September 2021

Citation: Astronist Institution. (2021). Evenfall. Available: https://www.astronism.com/astronary/astroeschatology/evenfall. Last accessed [enter date e.g. 1st Sept 2021].

ˈiːv(ə)nfɔːl

noun  Astroeschatology

one of two choices presented in Astronism during the Twilightide entailing a refusal to accept humanity’s predetermination to fulfil the Humanic Exploration of The Cosmos and to forsake the scope afforded to humankind, thus regarded among Astronists to lead to the devolution of man.

DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE PHRASES

the Great Eventide

ORIGINS AND ETYMOLOGY

Astro-English: from Astronese, the word Evenfall is used in this context as a metaphor for “a bad situation” due to the general sense of Evenfall meaning “the onset of the evening”; in the context of the Astroeschatology, Evenfall therefore involves “the choice that humanity may make at Twilightide to forsake scope and therefore avert its transcension.”

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