[ 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
Used in print(S. J. Perelman, The Rising Gorge. New York:...)
If , however , it would help to intensify your anguish , I can delimit the powers of a_few of the divinities you 've affronted and describe the punishment they meted_out in one analogous instance .
`` No divinity will hold_still_for that .
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
[ noun ] (religion) the quality of being divine
"ancient Egyptians believed in the divinity of the Pharaohs"
[ noun ] (religion,theology) the rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth