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theomorphic

[thee-uh-mawr-fik]
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adjective
  1. having the form or likeness of God or a deity.

Origin of theomorphic

1865–70; < Greek theómorph(os) (see theo-, -morphous) + -ic; see -morphic
Related formsthe·o·mor·phism, noun
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Examples from the Web for theomorphic

Historical Examples

  • I believe in an anthropomorphic God, simply because I believe in a Theomorphic man.

    What and Where is God?</p>

    Richard La Rue Swain


British Dictionary definitions for theomorphic

theomorphic

adjective
  1. of or relating to the conception or representation of man as having the form of God or a deity
Derived Formstheomorphism, noun

Word Origin

C19: from Greek theomorphos, from theo- + morphē form
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