Origin of similitude
Related Words for similituderesemblance, similarity, simulation, replica, representation, likeness, copy, comparison, parable, semblance, counterpart, analogy, allegory, simile
Examples from the Web for similitude
Historical Examples of similitude
But Jabez had not forgotten the similitude of the swine ring.A Son of Hagar
Sir Hall Caine
There was a similitude in their genius and in their sufferings.The Poetical Works of William Collins
What is the similitude then between the beauties of sense and that beauty which is divine?
For if there be any similitude the respective objects must be similar.
Who ever yet hath seen it, who has heard of the similitude of it?The Reign of Mary Tudor
W. Llewelyn Williams.
Word Origin for similitude
late 14c., from Old French similitude "similarity, relationship, comparison" (13c.) and directly from Latin similitudinem (nominative similitudo) "likeness, resemblance," from similis "like" (see similar).