divinity

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noun di·vin·i·ty \də-ˈvi-nə-tē\

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 English Language Learners

divinity

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noun di·vin·i·ty \də-ˈvi-nə-tē\

Definition of divinity for English Language Learners

  • : 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


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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