- the doctrine of the union of the divine and human natures, especially the manifestation of God as man in Christ.
- the attribution of human nature to the gods.
Origin of theanthropism
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- the ascription of human traits or characteristics to a god or gods
- Christian theol the doctrine of the hypostatic union of the divine and human natures in the single person of Christ
C19: from Ecclesiastical Greek theanthrōpos (from theos god + anthrōpos man) + -ism