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Meaning of "theriolatry" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF THERIOLATRY

theriolatry  [ˌθɪərɪˈɒlətrɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF THERIOLATRY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Theriolatry 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 THERIOLATRY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of theriolatry in the English dictionary

The definition of theriolatry in the dictionary is the worship of theriomorphic deities or deities that are a combination of human and animal forms.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH THERIOLATRY


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

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE THERIOLATRY

thereupon
therewith
therewithal
therewithin
Therezina
theriac
theriacal
therian
therianthropic
therianthropism
theriomorph
theriomorphic
theriomorphism
theriomorphosis
theriomorphous
therm
thermae
thermaesthesia
thermal
thermal barrier

WORDS THAT END LIKE THERIOLATRY

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

Synonyms and antonyms of theriolatry in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «theriolatry» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF THERIOLATRY

Find out the translation of theriolatry to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of theriolatry from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «theriolatry» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

theriolatry
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

theriolatry
570 millions of speakers

English

theriolatry
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

theriolatry
380 millions of speakers
ar

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theriolatry
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

theriolatry
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

theriolatry
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

theriolatry
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

theriolatry
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Theriolatry
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

theriolatry
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

theriolatry
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

theriolatry
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Theriolatry
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

theriolatry
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

theriolatry
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

थेयओलॅट्री
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

theriolatry
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

theriolatry
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

theriolatry
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

theriolatry
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

theriolatry
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

theriolatry
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

theriolatry
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

theriolatry
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

theriolatry
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of theriolatry

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «THERIOLATRY»

The term «theriolatry» is used very little and occupies the 174.532 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «THERIOLATRY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «theriolatry» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «theriolatry» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «THERIOLATRY»

Discover the use of theriolatry in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to theriolatry and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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英语词源浅析:
l ) gamidolatry 2) gyniolatry 3) heliolatry 4) hierolatry 5) neolatry 6) idolatry 7) plutolatry 8) theriolatry 9) neomort 10) bardolater 1 ) pilgrim 2) pilgrimage 3) pilgrimize 4) peregrine 5) peregrinate 6) peregrinator 7) peregrination 8) neoNazi 9) ...
翁燕珩, 2003
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Greek Gods & Goddesses
RANSFORMATIONS Many Greek mythsinvolve animal transformations, thoughthere is no proof that theriolatry (animal worship) was ever practiced by the Greeks. Gods sometimes assumed the form of beasts in order to deceive goddesses ...
Britannica Educational Publishing, Michael Taft and Nicholas Croce, 2014
3
Rapidex Enrich Your Word Power
Ophiolatry Patriolatry Physiolatry Planetolatry Plutolatry Poetolatry Pseudolatry Pyrolatry Selenolatry Statolatry Staurolatry Symbolatry Thaumatolatry Theriolatry Zoolatry worship of snakes excessive devotion or worship of one's native country  ...
Pustak Mahal Editorial
4
The Society of the Ramayana
Couches, 157. Courtship, 188-190. Co-wives, 200. Cow-worship. 262: see Theriolatry. Cremation, 296. Curse, 160, 235-237. Daiva, 226-227. Dakma, 296. Daksina, 102. Daksinatya (patha), 52-53. Danastuti, 18-19. Dance, 171, 174, 181 -183, ...
Ananda W. P. Guruge, 1991
5
Gods and the One God
What is important for our purposes here is the way in which idolatry and theriolatry (i.e., worship of deities in animal form) are contrasted with the true monotheistic theology. The crude materiality of the idols and of the animals sometimes ...
Robert McQueen Grant, 1988
6
The Octavius of Marcus Minucius Felix
Contra Ap. 2.81, the opportunity is seized for a general polemic against pagan theriolatry (Egyptian and otherwise) without which no early apology would be complete. 463 Apparently a reference to cakes imprinted with a figure of an ass, ...
Marcus Minucius Felix, Graeme Wilber Clarke, 1974
7
Olympiad
Tarquinii, the, 67. Terminus, xv. Terra, Tellus, 84. Theriolatry, 178. Thilo, 23, 28 I1. /-/., and notes passim. Tinia, 84. Tithes, xviii ; 177. Totemism, 178, 1 88. Tribune, Ixxxi ; 202. Triumphatur, Ixxix, Ixxx ; 90, 202. Trophies, xxxvii ; 186. Turn, in ritual ...
Albert I. Mayer, 1938
8
Modern Mythology
... and families, underthe wide and capacious cover of totemism. All theriolatry would thus betraced backto totemism. I am notaware, however, that any Egyptologists haveadopted sucha view toaccount for the animal forms ofthe Egyptiangods.
Andrew Lang, 2014
9
Justice and Righteousness: Biblical Themes and Their Influence
For the Egyptians this means specifically a punishment for their theriolatry. What effect must the plagues have had on the minds of the Egyptians? The answer is unequivocal. “Being punished by those very creatures whom they esteemed gods ...
Graf Henning Reventlow, Yair Hoffman, 1992
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The Roman Questions of Plutarch: A New Translation, with ...
A New Translation, with Introductory Essays & a Running Commentary Plutarch. Tabus, see also Flamen Dial is, Wine. Talassio, xxxi ; 40,183. Tanaquil : sec Gaia Caccilia. Tarquinii, the, 67. Terminus, xv. Terra, Tellus, 84. Theriolatry, 178.
Plutarch, 1924

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Theriolatry [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/theriolatry>. Dec 2019 ».
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