Mariolatry

noun
Mar·​i·​ol·​a·​try | \ ˌmer-ē-ˈä-lə-trē How to pronounce Mariolatry (audio) , ˌmā-rē- \

Definition of Mariolatry

: excessive veneration of the Virgin Mary

Other Words from Mariolatry

Mariolater \ ˌmer-​ē-​ˈä-​lə-​tər How to pronounce Mariolatry (audio) , ˌmā-​rē-​ \ noun

First Known Use of Mariolatry

1612, in the meaning defined above

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“Mariolatry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mariolatry. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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