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divinity

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noun di·vin·i·ty \də-ˈvi-nə-tē\

Simple Definition of divinity

  • : the state of being a god : the state of being divine

  • : a god or goddess

  • : the formal study of religion, religious practices, and religious beliefs

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of divinity

plural divinities

  1. 1 :  theology

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being divine

  3. 3 often capitalized :  a divine being: as a :  god 1 b (1) :  god 2 (2) :  goddess

  4. 4 :  fudge made of whipped egg whites, sugar, and nuts

Examples of divinity in a sentence

  1. Christians believe in the divinity of Jesus Christ.

  2. the divinities of ancient Greece



14th Century

First Known Use of divinity

14th century

Other Christian Religious Terms


DIVINITY Defined for Kids

divinity

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noun di·vin·i·ty \də-ˈvi-nə-tē\

Definition of divinity for Students

plural divinities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being God or a god

  2. 2 :  a god or goddess <the divinities of ancient Greece>

  3. 3 :  the study of religion





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