theocentric

adjective
theo·​cen·​tric | \ ˌthē-ə-ˈsen-trik How to pronounce theocentric (audio) \

Definition of theocentric

: having God as the central interest and ultimate concern a theocentric culture

Other Words from theocentric

theocentricity \ ˌthē-​ə-​ˌsen-​ˈtri-​sə-​tē How to pronounce theocentric (audio) \ noun
theocentrism \ ˌthē-​ə-​ˈsen-​ˌtri-​zəm How to pronounce theocentric (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of theocentric

1886, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of theocentric was in 1886

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“Theocentric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/theocentric. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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