Definition of deiform in English:

deiform

Line breaks: dei|form
Pronunciation: /ˈdeɪɪfɔːm
 
, ˈdiːɪfɔːm
 
/

adjective

  • Godlike in form or character: a deiform image

Origin

mid 17th century: from medieval Latin deiformis, from deus 'god' + -iform.

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