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  • So this Illuminati artist created four pieces of art that looked religious, but were actually tributes to Earth, Air, Fire, and Water?
  • The symbol itself was created by an anonymous sixteenth-century Illuminati artist as a tribute to Galileo’s love of symmetry-a kind of sacred Illuminati logo.

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  • The banner depicted the Christian "fish" modified with four little feet-a tribute, Aaronian claimed, to the African lungfishes ’ evolution onto dry land.
  • Each piece needed to be a subtle tribute to one of the four elements of science.
  • Farther down the wall, Langdon saw tributes to the Earth’s four temporal seasons-primavera, estate, autunno, inverno.
  • The Illuminati could have chosen Raphael’s tomb as a kind of tribute.
  • It was part of some historic tribute to eminent Italians.
  • The Chigi was an out of the way alcove, a literal hole-in-thewall, a tribute to a great patron of science, decorated with earthly symbology.
  • This was Bernini’s tribute to the second element . Air . an ethereal zephyr blown from angel’s lips.
  • Today, however, he had about twenty minutes to find what he was looking for-the one church containing a Bernini tribute to fire.

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  • A fountain seemed a perfect tribute to water.
  • As a student of architecture, Langdon had been amazed to learn that the dimensions of the Pantheon’s main chamber were a tribute to Gaea-the goddess of the Earth.
  • I need a tribute to Water!
  • Galileo’s path of Illumination was a tribute to both science and God!
  • The church would raise glorious tribute to their names.
  • The Fountain of the Four Rivers! A flawless tribute to water, Bernini’s Fountain of the Four Rivers glorified the four major rivers of the Old World-The Nile, Ganges, Danube, and Rio Plata.

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as in: a tribute to the great actor Define
praise or something done to express admiration or respect
as in: demanded they pay tribute Define
payment by one nation for protection by another;
or: payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence

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