Godship
Godship God"ship, n. [God, n. + -ship.] The rank or character of a god; deity; divinity; a god or goddess. [1913 Webster]

O'er hills and dales their godships came. --Prior. [1913 Webster]


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  • godship — /god ship/, n. 1. the rank, character, or condition of a god. 2. Often Facetious. a title used in referring to a godlike person: A bevy of servants were on hand to attend their godship s every whim. [1545 55; GOD + SHIP] * * * …   Universalium

  • godship — /ˈgɒdʃɪp/ (say godship) noun the rank or character of a god …   Australian English dictionary

  • godship — noun The condition of being a god; divinity, especially as a jocular epithet …   Wiktionary

  • godship — n. divinity, deity, godhood; rank or condition of a god; god, goddess; (Humorous) title used when referring to a godlike person …   English contemporary dictionary

  • godship — n. Deity, divinity, godhead …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • godship — god·ship …   English syllables

  • godship — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌship noun Etymology: god + ship : the rank, character, or personality of a god : deity, divinity your name and mine were used with less reverence than became our godships John Dryden …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Godhead — God head, n. [OE. godhed. See { head}, and cf. {Godhood}.] 1. Godship; deity; divinity; divine nature or essence; godhood. [1913 Webster] 2. The Deity; God; the Supreme Being. [1913 Webster] The imperial throne Of Godhead, fixed for ever. Milton …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Baptism — This article is about the Christian religious ceremony. For other uses, see Baptism (disambiguation). Baptism of Neophytes by Masaccio, 15th century, Brancacci Chapel, Florence.[ …   Wikipedia

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