theonomous
adjective Etymology: the- + -nomous (as in autonomous) Date: 1947 governed by God ; subject to God's authority

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  • theonomous — [thē än′ə məs] adj. 〚/span> THEO + (AUTO)NOMOUS〛 controlled by God theonomously adv. theonomy [thē än′əmē] n. * * * …   Universalium

  • theonomous — [thē än′ə məs] adj. [< THEO + (AUTO)NOMOUS] controlled by God theonomously adv. theonomy [thē än′əmē] n …   English World dictionary

  • theonomous — the·on·o·mous …   English syllables

  • theonomous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • theonomy — theonomous, adj. /thee on euh mee/, n. the state of an individual or society that regards its own nature and norms as being in accord with the divine nature. Cf. heteronomy. [1885 90; < G Theonomie; see THEO , NOMY] * * * …   Universalium

  • theonomy — noun Etymology: German Theonomie, from theo the (from Latin) + nomie nomy Date: 1890 the state of being theonomous ; government by God …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Para Tattva — is a Sanskrit phrase meaning “Supreme Truth,” as studied, realized, worshipped and revealed by the saints of India s Vedic tradition. The root tat is equivalent to the English word “that,” while the suffix tva is used like our suffix “ ness,”… …   Wikipedia

  • theonomously — adverb see theonomous …   Useful english dictionary

  • the|on´o|mous|ly — the|on|o|mous «thee ON uh muhs», adjective. of or having to do with theonomy: »the outdated medieval concept of God as the “theonomous” controller of all forces in the universe (Time). –the|on´o|mous|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • the|on|o|mous — «thee ON uh muhs», adjective. of or having to do with theonomy: »the outdated medieval concept of God as the “theonomous” controller of all forces in the universe (Time). –the|on´o|mous|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

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