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Pronunciation

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    - IPA: /ˈdiːɛti/
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Etymology

From Latin deus ‘god’ + -ī.

Noun

Singular
Deity

Plural
deit

Deity (deit)

  1. Template:Religion The essential nature of a god, divinity.
  2. Template:Religion A powerful entity that possesses numerous miraculous powers (e.g. a god or goddess).

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Synonyms

  • See also Wikisaurus:god

Derived terms

  • household deity

Related terms

Translations

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See also

  • cosmocrat
  • deism
  • god
  • godliness
  • theism

References

  1. The American Heritage Book of English Usage. A Practical and Authoritative Guide to Contemporary English. 1996.

Anagrams

  • deity,
  • diety

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