atheophobic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From atheo- (from a- + theo-) +‎ -phobic.

Adjective[edit]

atheophobic (comparative more atheophobic, superlative most atheophobic)

  1. Having fear or hatred of atheism or atheists
    • 1987, Robert L. Rafford, “Atheophobia: An Introduction”, Religious Humanism, volume 21, Fellowship of Religious Humanists, page 34: 
      He was atheophobic.
    • 2003 Spring, Robert J. Nash, Religion & Education, volume 30, number 1, DOI:10.1080/15507394.2003.10012315, ISSN 1550-7394: 
      These students, along with some faculty, are the non-believers who fit the atheophobic stereotypes that I mentioned earlier.
    • 2009 October/November, David Rand, “Theism As Hate Propaganda”[1], Free Inquiry, volume 29, number 6, ISSN 0272-0701: 
      Is it possible to believe in a god-creator of moral principles and nevertheless not be atheophobic, i.e., not consider non-believers morally inferior?

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