noun, plural the·og·o·nies.
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OTHER WORDS FROM theogonythe·o·gon·ic [thee-uh-gon-ik], /ˌθi əˈgɒn ɪk/, adjectivethe·og·o·nist, noun
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Suidas mentions, that he composed a theogony; all which knowledge, we are assured, came from Egypt.
Paying no attention to questions of cosmogony or theogony, the universe is accepted as an ultimate fact.The Religions of Japan|William Elliot Griffis
In the Veda, then, we can study a theogony of which that of Hesiod is but the last chapter.Chips From A German Workshop - Volume I|Friedrich Max Mller
We are told that when Buddhism came to Japan it made little headway until it adopted the Shinto deities into its theogony.Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic|Sidney L. Gulick
The teaching of the priests evidently desired to grasp the connection of life, and attain to a theogony and a theory of creation.The History of Antiquity, Vol. I (of VI)|Max Duncker