The worship of saints

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Hagiolatry — Ha gi*ol a*try ( [o^]l [.a]*tr[y^]), n. [Gr. a gios sacred + ? worship.] The invocation or worship of saints. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hagiolatry — (n.) worship of saints, from hagio (see HAGIOLOGY (Cf. hagiology)) + LATRY (Cf. latry) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hagiolatry — hagiolater, n. hagiolatrous, adj. /hag ee ol euh tree, hay jee /, n. the worship of saints. [1800 10; HAGIO + LATRY] * * * …   Universalium

  • hagiolatry — noun The worship of saints. See Also: hagiolater …   Wiktionary

  • hagiolatry — worship or reverence for saints Forms of Worship …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • hagiolatry — n. worship and veneration of saints,hag·i ol·a·try || ‚heɪdʒɪɑlÉ™trɪ /‚hægɪɒlÉ™trɪ …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hagiolatry — [ˌhagɪ ɒlətri] noun the worship of saints …   English new terms dictionary

  • hagiolatry — hag·i·ol·a·try …   English syllables

  • hagiolatry —  Агиолатрия …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • hagiolatry — /hægiˈɒlətri/ (say hagee oluhtree), /heɪdʒi / (say hayjee ) noun the veneration of saints. {hagio + latry (see latria) –hagiolater, noun –hagiolatrous, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.