anthropomorphist
noun see anthropomorphism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Anthropomorphist — An thro*po*mor phist, n. One who attributes the human form or other human attributes to the Deity or to anything not human. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anthropomorphist — See anthropomorphic. * * * …   Universalium

  • anthropomorphist — noun One who anthropomorphizes …   Wiktionary

  • anthropomorphist — n. one who gives human qualities to things which are not human …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anthropomorphist — an·thro·po·morph·ist …   English syllables

  • anthropomorphist — …   Useful english dictionary

  • anthropomorphism — anthropomorphist, n. /an threuh peuh mawr fiz euhm/, n. an anthropomorphic conception or representation, as of a deity. [1745 55; ANTHROPO + MORPHISM] * * * ▪ religion  the interpretation of nonhuman things or events in terms of human… …   Universalium

  • Anthropology — An thro*pol o*gy, n. [Gr. ? man + logy.] 1. The science of the structure and functions of the human body. [1913 Webster] 2. The science of man, including the study of the ditribution of physical and cultural attributes in relation to man s origin …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anthropomorphism — noun Date: 1753 an interpretation of what is not human or personal in terms of human or personal characteristics ; humanization • anthropomorphist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Ash'ari — The Ash ari theology (Arabic الأشاعرة al asha irah ) is a school of early Muslim speculative theology founded by the theologian Abu al Hasan al Ash ari (d. 324 AH / 936 AD). The disciples of the school are known as Ash arites, and the school is… …   Wikipedia

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