[ dahy-thee-iz-uhm ]
/ ˈdaɪ θiˌɪz əm /
the doctrine of or belief in two equally powerful gods.
belief in the existence of two independent antagonistic principles, one good and the other evil, as in Zoroastrianism.
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OTHER WORDS FROM ditheismdi·the·ist, noundi·the·is·tic, di·the·is·ti·cal, adjective
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Nevertheless, the author carefully avoids the extremes of Docetism or ditheism.The Unseen World and Other Essays|John Fiske
British Dictionary definitions for ditheism
/ (ˈdaɪθiːˌɪzəm) /
the belief in two equal gods
the belief that two equal principles reign over the world, one good and one evil
Derived forms of ditheismditheist, nounditheistic, adjective
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