Polytheism refers to the worship of or belief in multiple deities usually assembled
into a pantheon of gods and goddesses, along with their own religions and ...
Polytheism definition, the doctrine of or belief in more than one god or in many
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Define polytheism: the belief that there is more than one god—usage, ... Late
Greek polytheos polytheistic, from Greek, of many gods, from poly- + theos god.
Dec 24, 2013 ... The belief in many gods. Polytheism characterizes virtually all religions other
than Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, which share a common ...
Polytheism - General Overview Polytheism is the belief in and worship of many
gods. Typically, these gods are distinguished by particular functions, and often ...
Polytheism is belief in many gods — it's kind of the opposite of monotheism,
which is belief in one god. If you believe in polytheism, you have a bunch of gods
The term polytheism is based on the Greek roots poly, which means many, and
theos, which means god. Thus, the label polytheism is used where a plurality of ...
Jan 30, 2015 ... Many religions can be characterized as either polytheistic or monotheistic. ... is
known as polytheism, which means believing in multiple gods.
May 12, 2015 ... In this way, the many gods featured in the mythologies provided a .... are not
confused with more compartmentalized beliefs in multiple gods.
the doctrine of or belief in more than one god or in many gods. [1605–15; <
French polythéisme; see poly-, theism]. pol′y•the`ist, n., adj. pol`y•the•is′tic, ...