Iconolater \I`co*nol"a*ter\, n. [Gr. e'ikw`n an image + ? to worship: cf. F. iconol[^a]tre.] One who worships images. [1913 Webster]

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  • iconolater — See iconolatry. * * * …   Universalium

  • iconolater — ico·nol·a·ter …   English syllables

  • iconolater — ˈnäləd.ə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: icon + later : a worshiper of images or icons …   Useful english dictionary

  • iconolatry —    , iconolater    Iconolatry is the worship or veneration of images (or icons); iconoduly. Iconolatric is the adjectival form. An iconolater is one who worships or serves images. (pr. i: cuh nah leh tree and i: kah neh lay tr) Also see advocacy …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • iconolatry — iconolater, n. iconolatrous, adj. /uy keuh nol euh tree/, n. the worship or adoration of icons. [1615 25; ICONO + LATRY] * * * …   Universalium

  • Iconolatry — I co*nol a*try, n. [See {Iconolater}.] The worship of images as symbols; distinguished from {idolatry}, the worship of images themselves. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • iconolatric — See iconolater. * * * …   Universalium

  • iconomania —    , iconomaniac    An infatuated devotion to images (or icons), or a mania for collecting icons or images. An iconomaniac is a person who is extremely and excessively interested in images. Also see advocacy, antiquarianism, art appreciation, art …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • iconophilia —    , iconophile    Iconophilia is the love of images (or icons). An iconophile (or iconophilist) is a connoisseur, a person who loves images. Also see art buyer, art criticism, art history, artist, iconocentrism, iconolater, iconolatry,… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • adorer — n 1. worshiper, venerator, reverencer, re verer; idolater, iconolater; admirer, enthusiast, devotee, votary, aficionado, follower, fan; celebrant, communicant. 2. lover, paramour, sweetheart, truelove, inamorata, inamorato, boy friend, girl… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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