Associations to the word «Divinity»


DIVINITY, noun. (uncountable) The property of being divine, of being like a god or God.
DIVINITY, noun. (countable) A deity.
DIVINITY, noun. A celestial being, inferior to the supreme God, but superior to man.
DIVINITY, noun. (uncountable) The study of religion or religions.
DIVINITY, noun. A type of confectionery made with egg whites, corn syrup, and white sugar.
DIVINITY CALF, noun. (bookbinding) calfskin stained dark brown and worked without gilding, often used for theological books

Dictionary definition

DIVINITY, noun. Any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force.
DIVINITY, noun. The quality of being divine; "ancient Egyptians believed in the divinity of the Pharaohs".
DIVINITY, noun. White creamy fudge made with egg whites.
DIVINITY, noun. The rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche