worship of trees

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • dendrolatry — dendrolˈatry noun (Gr latreiā worship) the worship of trees • • • Main Entry: ↑dendro * * * dendrolatry, lite see under dendro …   Useful english dictionary

  • dendrolatry — noun /dɛnˈdɹɒlətɹɪ/ The worship of trees.<ref name= OED /> …   Wiktionary

  • dendrolatry — /dɛnˈdrɒlətri/ (say den droluhtree) noun the worship of trees. {dendro + latry} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Tree worship — (dendrolatry) refers to the tendency of many societies throughout history to worship or otherwise mythologize trees. Trees have played an important role in many of the world s mythologies and religions, and have been given deep and sacred… …   Wikipedia

  • Forms of Worship — This list of 60 words refers to forms of worship not specific religions or belief systems, but rather terms that denote a specific object of worship, be it saints, snakes or whatever. Related word lists you might want to check out are those for… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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