- the quality of being divine; divine nature.
- deity; godhood.
- a divine being; God.
- the Divinity, (sometimes lowercase) the Deity.
- a being having divine attributes, ranking below God but above humans: minor divinities.
- the study or science of divine things; theology.
- godlike character; supreme excellence.
- Also called divinity fudge. a fluffy white or artificially tinted fudge made usually of sugar, corn syrup, egg whites, and flavoring, often with nuts.
Origin of divinity
Examples from the Web for divinities
Teresa, Mariana, and Katinka are the names of these divinities—all of them under fifteen.Poet and Rake, Lord Byron Was Also an Interventionist With Brains and Savvy
February 16, 2014
Which are the divinities by mortals most assiduously adored?Imogen
Good evening, my two divinities, where is our charming Frenchman?The Memoires of Casanova, Complete
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
It was easy for the divinities of the Phœnician coast to cross the seas.The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism
There are no myths of interest connected with these divinities.Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome
The parentage of these divinities is given with as many variations as their number.Woman's Work in Music
Word Origin and History for divinities
c.1300, "science of divine things;" late 14c., "quality of being divine," also "a divine being," from Old French devinité (12c.), from Latin divinitatem (nominative divinitas), from divinus (see divine (adj.)).