[ thee-oh-mey-nee-uh, -meyn-yuh ]
/ ˌθi oʊˈmeɪ ni ə, -ˈmeɪn yə /
a delusional mental illness in which a person believes himself or herself to be God or specially chosen by God, as to found a religious order.
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OTHER WORDS FROM theomaniathe·o·ma·ni·ac [thee-oh-mey-nee-ak], /ˌθi oʊˈmeɪ niˌæk/, noun
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/ (ˌθɪəˈmeɪnɪə) /
religious madness, esp when it takes the form of believing oneself to be a god
Derived forms of theomaniatheomaniac, noun
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