ophiolatry

noun

ophi·​ol·​a·​try
ˌäfēˈälə‧trē,
ˌōf-
plural -es
: the worship of or attribution of divine or sacred nature to snakes

Word History

Etymology

ophi- + -latry

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“Ophiolatry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ophiolatry. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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