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monotheism (ˈmɒnəʊθɪˌɪzəm Pronunciation for monotheism



  1. the belief or doctrine that there is only one God

Derived Forms

ˈmonoˌtheist noun, adjective
ˌmonotheˈistic adjective
ˌmonotheˈistically adverb

Example Sentences Including 'monotheism'

A tendency towards monotheism is also apparent in mainstream cultural records of the Ancient Egyptians, Hindus and Mesopotamians (Iraqis).
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
If monotheism is true then we are all one family under the parenthood of God.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
This critic aims to dismiss monotheism by arguing that monotheistic sects "become huge, life-threatening harangues.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Worshipping the Goddess inclines us to view the universe in a different way from that of philosophies based on patriarchal monotheism.
Crowley, Vivianne Phoenix From the Flame


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