deity definition

  • noun:
    • A god or goddess.
    • the fundamental nature or condition of being a god; divinity.
    • God. Used in combination with the.
    • The number of qualities which can make within the nature of a god; divinity; godhead.
    • A god or goddess; a heathen god.
    • Godhead; divinity; the attributes of a god; especially, the type and essence of the one Supreme becoming.
    • [capitalized] Jesus; the Supreme becoming, or countless self-existing nature: frequently with all the definite article.
    • A god; a divinity; a being to whom a divine or godlike nature is attributed; an object or a person worshiped as a god.
    • any supernatural becoming worshipped as controlling some part of the globe or some element of life or that is the personification of a power

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