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Meaning of "hagiolatry" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HAGIOLATRY

hagiolatry  [ˌhæɡɪˈɒlətrɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HAGIOLATRY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hagiolatry is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HAGIOLATRY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of hagiolatry in the English dictionary

The definition of hagiolatry in the dictionary is worship or veneration of saints.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HAGIOLATRY


bibliolatry
ˌbɪblɪˈɒlətrɪ
cosmolatry
kɒzˈmɒlətrɪ
ecclesiolatry
ɪˌkliːzɪˈɒlətrɪ
epeolatry
ˌɛpɪˈɒlətrɪ
geolatry
dʒiːˈɒlətrɪ
gyniolatry
ˌdʒaɪnɪˈɒlətrɪ
heliolatry
ˌhiːlɪˈɒlətrɪ
ichthyolatry
ˌɪkθɪˈɒlətrɪ
idolatry
aɪˈdɒlətrɪ
litholatry
lɪˈθɒlətrɪ
lordolatry
lɔːˈdɒlətrɪ
Mariolatry
ˌmɛərɪˈɒlətrɪ
Maryolater
ˌmɛərɪˈɒlətrɪ
Maryolatrous
ˌmɛərɪˈɒlətrɪ
Maryolatry
ˌmɛərɪˈɒlətrɪ
ophiolatry
ˌɒfɪˈɒlətrɪ
physiolatry
ˌfɪzɪˈɒlətrɪ
thaumatolatry
ˌθɔːməˈtɒlətrɪ
theriolatry
ˌθɪərɪˈɒlətrɪ
zoolatry
zəʊˈɒlətrɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HAGIOLATRY

hagiarchies
hagiarchy
hagiocracies
hagiocracy
Hagiographa
hagiographer
hagiographic
hagiographical
hagiographies
hagiographist
hagiography
hagiolater
hagiolatrous
hagiologic
hagiological
hagiologies
hagiologist
hagiology
hagioscope
hagioscopic

WORDS THAT END LIKE HAGIOLATRY

angelolatry
anthropolatry
astrolatry
autolatry
bardolatry
demonolatry
dendrolatry
iconolatry
monolatry
necrolatry
neuropsychiatry
orthopsychiatry
phratry
physiatry
plutolatry
podiatry
psychiatry
pyrolatry
statolatry
symbololatry

Synonyms and antonyms of hagiolatry in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hagiolatry» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HAGIOLATRY

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The translations of hagiolatry from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hagiolatry» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

hagiolatry
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hagiolatry
570 millions of speakers

English

hagiolatry
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

hagiolatry
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

hagiolatry
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

hagiolatry
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

hagiolatry
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সাধু-সন্ত-মহাত্মা-দিগের অর্চনা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hagiolatry
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hagiolatry
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hagiolatrie
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

hagiolatry
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

hagiolatry
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hagiolatry
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hagiolatry
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

hagiolatry
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हॉगिओलॅट्री
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

azizlere tapma
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

hagiolatry
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

hagiolatry
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

hagiolatry
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

hagiolatry
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

hagiolatry
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

heilige verering
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hagiolatry
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hagiolatry
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hagiolatry

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HAGIOLATRY»

The term «hagiolatry» is barely ever used and occupies the 196.929 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HAGIOLATRY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hagiolatry

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAGIOLATRY»

Discover the use of hagiolatry in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hagiolatry and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Voice, Text, Hypertext: Emerging Practices in Textual Studies
Hagiolatry,. Cultural. Engineering,. Monument. Building,. and. Other. Functions. of . Scholarly. Editing. PETER SHILLINGSBURG Because scholarly editing takes a great deal of time, is often tedious, requires meticulous care over masses of ...
Raimonda Modiano, Leroy Searle, Peter L. Shillingsburg, 2004
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Images of Imperial Legacy: Modern Discourses on the Social ...
3 The most striking examples can be found in hagiolatry (the cult of the worship of the saints), and later on, in the appearance of neo-martyrdom as a result of the encounter with Islam, but also in “the existence of a religious calendar which is ...
Tea Sindbaek, Maximilian Hartmuth, 2011
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The Gilded Tongue: Overly Eloquent Words for Everyday Things
Overly Eloquent Words for Everyday Things Rod L. Evans. HABILE (HAB- I): adj. from French, from Latin habilis (handy, manageable, apt, fit): able, adroit, skillful. Eye surgeons are known for the habile use of their hands. HAGIOLATRY ...
Rod L. Evans, 2006
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Sainthood: Its Manifestations in World Religions
The sanctity of the saints inspires other people to follow them, usually by dwelling piously on their stories (hagiography) and cultically revering their memory ( hagiolatry).4 This description characterizes entire classes of holy persons in ...
Richard Kieckhefer, George Doherty Bond, 1990
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The Sacred Bridge: The Interdependence of Liturgy and Music ...
2' Thus, the dogmatically regulated celebration of martyrdom, of which more later, as well as the historical priority of hagiolatry within the Church, stands almost free of any doubt. :: Almost! For it will be the task of this excursus to demonstrate ...
Eric Werner, 1984
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The Roots of the Religious, Ethnic, and National Identity of ...
As Vryonis pointed out, the existence of hagiolatry in both Sufi folk Islam and folk Christianity facilitated conversion to Islam, not only in the Balkans, but also in Anatolia.81 It seems to me that the prominence of hagiolatry in dualist faiths, ...
Denis Bašić, 2009
7
SCM Core Text: Religious Syncretism:
Several writers have noted that what gave Balkan Islam its distinctive characteristics were hagiolatry (the worship or veneration of saints) and the dervish brotherhoods, which made up the branch of Sufi mysticism that was so widespread in ...
Eric Maroney, 2006
8
Ethiopian Jewish Immigrants in Israel: The Homeland Postponed
At first, they preserved the form of their practice of hagiolatry by venerating tombs of local Israeli Saints, thus using various compensatory substitutes for the tombs that had been left behind in Morocco. However, as Bilu explains, 'in order to ...
Tanya Schwarz, 2001
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Garner's Modern American Usage
See *had have. hagiarchy; hagiography; hagiolatry. These words—meaning, respectively, “rule by saints,” “biography of saints,” and “idolatry of saints”—may be pronounced either with a hard -g- (as Fowler preferred) or with a soft -j- sound.
Bryan Garner, 2009
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Malta, Mediterranean Bridge
In fact, the history of a town is largely the history of its parish church, while pride in one's locality is largely manifested in the extent to which one supports the parish church and pays homage to its patron saint. Hagiolatry, or the veneration of the ...
Stefan Goodwin, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HAGIOLATRY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hagiolatry is used in the context of the following news items.
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Greece crisis: The eurozone can never match China in unity or stability
Hagiolatry – a good Greek word: the worship of saints – more or less sums up the way this shrine portrays the boy's life. Mustafa Kemal, later ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
2
'Bach: Music in the Castle of Heaven,' by John Eliot Gardiner
His stated goals are to provide a “corrective to the old hagiolatry,” to get at the “Bach as mensch” who always eludes us, to find the man in his ... «New York Times, Dec 13»
3
Bach Unwigged: The Man Behind The Music
And that's the kind of veneration, or 'hagiolatry' as you put it, that you seem to try to work against in the book. Yeah, I guess you can accuse me ... «NPR, Oct 13»
4
Music in the Castle of Heaven: A Portrait of Johann Sebastian Bach …
Showing the headstrong gusto for which he is famed in the music profession, Gardiner dismisses most Bach biographies as “hagiolatry” and ... «Financial Times, Oct 13»
5
A Classless Society by Alwyn W Turner: modern social history and …
“Latin American peasant hagiolatry” is how Boris Johnson saw the nation's communal sadness at Diana's untimely death. Most unexpected of ... «New Statesman, Sep 13»
6
كيري يأكل الشاورما في رام الله
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TROLL TUESDAY: Proof of America's true pastime
The hagiolatry of football sets itself up as a clear a proxy for war and wartime, a confined skirmish with yards arrogated back and forth in a ... «SB Nation, Apr 13»
8
Banksy: Still enigmatic after all these years (and this biography)
... beyond aesthetics to devotion, even approaching hagiolatry. He becomes a member of the Banksy-inspired Church of the Latter-Day Paints. «Globe and Mail, Feb 13»
9
MYRIAD SHADES OF THE MYSTIC
Gifted though they are, hagiolatry cannot but bind their imagination to received ideas. Ramakrishna thus often wears halos. One painting has ... «Calcutta Telegraph, Jun 12»
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Ambedkar cartoon row: An act of cowardly populism, says Shiv …
... if Gandhi is the father of the nation, Ambedkar is father of the Indian Constitution. Both have a legendary status which inspires hagiolatry. «Economic Times, May 12»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Hagiolatry [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hagiolatry>. Jul 2020 ».
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