One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Specifically. Originally: the Society for Ethical Culture in New York, formed to promote ethical living without reference to theology. Later: (the name of) any of the organizations belonging or affiliated to the movement which originated from this society.
Early 19th century (in an earlier sense). From ethical + society.
Ethical Society/ˈɛθɪkl səˌsʌɪəti/
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