|1.||[ noun ] (religion) any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force|
|Synonyms:||god deity immortal|
|Related terms:||spiritual_being saint Buddha goddess war_god Celtic_deity Egyptian_deity daemon Semitic_deity Hindu_deity Fates Morpheus Norse_deity Anglo-Saxon_deity Chinese_deity Japanese_deity Persian_deity earth-god demiurge Greco-Roman_deity Greek_deity Roman_deity Quetzalcoatl Teutonic_deity Bodhisattva Phrygian_deity demogorgon hypnos Arhat sun-god sea-god zombi pantheon|
|2.||[ noun ] (religion) the quality of being divine|
"ancient Egyptians believed in the divinity of the Pharaohs"
|3.||[ noun ] (food) white creamy fudge made with egg whites|
|4.||[ noun ] (religion,theology) the rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth|
|Related terms:||discipline hermeneutics theodicy liturgics eschatology angelology homiletics apologetics ecclesiology theology deadly theology universalistic fundamentalist Creation divine_guidance predestination purgatory limbo theanthropism catechetical minor|