god-smith

noun

Definition of god-smith

archaic
: one that creates gods or idols usually from metal gods … of every shape and size that god-smiths could produce— John Dryden

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1661, in the meaning defined above

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“God-smith.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/god-smith. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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