godheid

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch godheit, from Old Dutch gothet. Equivalent to god (god) +‎ -heid (-hood, -ness, -ity),

Compare English godhood, godhead and German Gottheit.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɣɔt.ɦɛi̯t/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: god‧heid

Noun[edit]

godheid f (plural godheden, diminutive godheidje n)

  1. A divinity, deity, male or female
  2. (often capitalized: Godheid) The divine nature of God, notably in monotheistic theology

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