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deitynoun [C]

uk   /ˈdeɪ.ɪ.ti/ us   /ˈdiː.ə.t̬i/
a god or goddess: Ares and Aphrodite were the ancient Greek deities of war and love.

the Deitynoun [S]

uk   /ˈdeɪ.ɪ.ti/ us   /ˈdiː.ə.t̬i/ formal
God
(Definition of deity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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deitynoun [C]

us   /ˈdi·ɪ·t̬i, ˈdeɪ-/
a god: Zeus was an ancient Greek deity.
The Deity is God.
(Definition of deity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “deity”
in Vietnamese vị thần…
in Spanish deidad, divinidad…
in Malaysian dewa…
in Thai เทพเจ้า, เทพ, เทพธิดา…
in French dieu, déesse…
in German die Gottheit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 神, 女神…
in Russian божество…
in Turkish tanrı, tanrıça…
in Chinese (Simplified) 神, 女神…
in Indonesian dewata…
in Polish bóstwo…
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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