theolatry

[thee-ol-uh-tree]

noun

worship of a deity.

Nearby words

  1. theodosius the great,
  2. theodric,
  3. theogonic,
  4. theogony,
  5. theol.,
  6. theologian,
  7. theological,
  8. theological virtue,
  9. theological virtues,
  10. theologically

Origin of theolatry

From the Greek word theolatreía, dating back to 1800–10. See theo-, -latry

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