godling

[ god-ling ]
/ ˈgɒd lɪŋ /
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noun

a minor god, especially one whose influence or authority is entirely local.

Nearby words

  1. godiva, lady,
  2. godless,
  3. godlessly,
  4. godlike,
  5. godliness,
  6. godly,
  7. godmother,
  8. godolias,
  9. godolphin,
  10. godown

Origin of godling

First recorded in 1490–1500; see origin at God, -ling1

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