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Origin of henotheism
OTHER WORDS FROM henotheismhen·o·the·ist, nounhen·o·the·is·tic, adjective
Words nearby henotheism
Example sentences from the Web for henotheism
Henotheism, a polytheism which assigns to one god of the pantheon superiority over the rest.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
In contrast with 'henotheism' or 'monolatry,' such as the worship of the early Hebrews.Outspoken Essays|William Ralph Inge
It marks the highest point to which the Hebrew race attained in its progress from henotheism to monotheism.
There was no henotheism, no worship of several single supreme deities: One only was supreme.Moon Lore|Timothy Harley
It would thus appear almost as if all gods are one god to Mr. Frazer by a kind of scientific 'Henotheism.'Magic and Religion|Andrew Lang