adjective or noun see polytheism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Polytheist — Pol y*the*ist, n. [Cf. F. polyth[ e]iste.] One who believes in, or maintains the doctrine of, a plurality of gods. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • polytheist — polytheism ► NOUN ▪ the belief in or worship of more than one god. DERIVATIVES polytheist noun polytheistic adjective. ORIGIN from Greek polutheos of many gods …   English terms dictionary

  • polytheist — See polytheism. * * * …   Universalium

  • polytheist — noun a believer in, or advocate of, polytheism …   Wiktionary

  • Polytheist — Po|ly|the|ịst, der; en, en: Anhänger des Polytheismus …   Universal-Lexikon

  • polytheist — Synonyms and related words: allotheist, anthropolater, anthropotheist, autotheist, cosmotheist, deist, ditheist, dualist, henotheist, hylotheist, monotheist, multitheist, myriotheist, pantheist, physitheist, psychotheist, tetratheist, theist,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Polytheist — Po|ly|the|ịst 〈m.; Gen.: en, Pl.: en; Rel.〉 Anhänger des Polytheismus; Ggs.: Monotheist …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Polytheist — Po|ly|the|ist der; en, en: Anhänger des Polytheismus …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • polytheist — pÉ‘lɪθɪːɪst / pÉ’l n. one who believes in more than one god, pagan …   English contemporary dictionary

  • polytheist — poly·the·ist …   English syllables

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