- 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.
Origin of ditheism
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Nevertheless, the author carefully avoids the extremes of Docetism or ditheism.The Unseen World and Other Essays
- the belief in two equal gods
- the belief that two equal principles reign over the world, one good and one evil
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Word Origin and History for ditheism
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