deiform

[dee-uh-fawrm]

adjective

godlike or divine in form or nature.

Nearby words

  1. deictic,
  2. deid,
  3. deif,
  4. deific,
  5. deification,
  6. deify,
  7. deighton,
  8. deign,
  9. deil,
  10. deimos

Origin of deiform

1635–45; < Medieval Latin deiformis, equivalent to Latin dei- (combining form of deus god) + -formis -form

Related formsde·i·form·i·ty, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for deiform

deiform

adjective

having the form or appearance of a god; sacred or divine
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