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theomachy

Line breaks: the|om¦achy
Pronunciation: /θɪˈɒməki
 
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Definition of theomachy in English:

noun

(plural theomachies)
A war or struggle against God or among or against the gods.
Example sentences
  • I have already pointed out that he definitely rejects the traditional legends of theomachies as derogatory to the divine dignity.

Origin

late 16th century (denoting fighting against God): from Greek theomakhia, from theos 'god' + -makhia 'fighting'.

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