Godhead


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god·head

 (gŏd′hĕd′)
n.
1. Divinity; godhood.
2. Godhead
a. The Christian God, especially the Trinity.
b. The essential and divine nature of God, regarded abstractly.

[Middle English godhode, godhede, from Old English godhād : god, god; see god + -hād, -hood.]

Godhead

(ˈɡɒdˌhɛd)
n (sometimes not capital)
1. (Theology) the essential nature and condition of being God
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) the Godhead God

God•head

(ˈgɒdˌhɛd)

n.
the essential being or nature of God; the Almighty.
[1200–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Godhead - terms referring to the Judeo-Christian GodGodhead - terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
Blessed Trinity, Holy Trinity, Sacred Trinity, Trinity - the union of the Father and Son and Holy Ghost in one Godhead
hypostasis of Christ, hypostasis - any of the three persons of the Godhead constituting the Trinity especially the person of Christ in which divine and human natures are united
Translations

godhead

[ˈgɒdhed] Ndivinidad f

Godhead

[ˈgɒdhɛd] ndivinité f

godhead

[ˈgɒdˌhɛd] ndivinità
References in classic literature ?
The Lady Moon is my lover, My friends are the oceans four, The heavens have roofed me over, And the dawn is my golden door I would liefer follow the condor Or the seagull, soaring from ken, Than bury my godhead yonder In the dust of the whirl of men.
That wondrous oriental story is now to be rehearsed from the Shaster, which gives us the dread Vishnoo, one of the three persons in the godhead of the Hindoos; gives us this divine Vishnoo himself for our Lord; --Vishnoo, who, by the first of his ten earthly incarnations, has for ever set apart and sanctified the whale.
Saxon kissed the little, red satin Spanish girdle passionately, and wrapped it up in haste, with dewy eyes, abandoning the mystery and godhead of mother and all the strange enigma of living.
She had sat and listened for two mortal hours while her idol defiled himself and sneered away his godhead.
He knew the law too well to take it out of Grey Beaver; behind Grey Beaver were a club and godhead.
God is Infinite Wisdom, and Power, and Goodness - and LOVE; but if this idea is too vast for your human faculties - if your mind loses itself in its overwhelming infinitude, fix it on Him who condescended to take our nature upon Him, who was raised to heaven even in His glorified human body, in whom the fulness of the Godhead shines.
Suppose he should relent And publish Grace to all, on promise made Of new Subjection; with what eyes could we Stand in his presence humble, and receive Strict Laws impos'd, to celebrate his Throne With warbl'd Hymns, and to his Godhead sing Forc't Halleluiah's; while he Lordly sits Our envied Sovran, and his Altar breathes Ambrosial Odours and Ambrosial Flowers, Our servile offerings.
Do you mean that I do not believe in the godhead of the sun or moon, like other men?
The subject is the receiver of Godhead, and at every comparison must feel his being enhanced by that cryptic might.
Crain left Godhead in 2008, following which he performed with Hollywood Undead from 2008 until 2010.
Phylogeny of the Godhead" follows the development of the Godhead into a realm where the divine and human spirits connect.
There are two things under the absolute authority of the Godhead that make "resolutions" and give "orders.