monotheism

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mon·o·the·ism

 (mŏn′ə-thē-ĭz′əm)
n.
The doctrine or belief that there is only one God.

mon′o·the′ist n.
mon′o·the·is′tic adj.
mon′o·the·is′ti·cal·ly adv.

monotheism

(ˈmɒnəʊθɪˌɪzəm)
n
(Theology) the belief or doctrine that there is only one God
ˈmonoˌtheist n, adj
ˌmonotheˈistic adj
ˌmonotheˈistically adv

mon•o•the•ism

(ˈmɒn ə θiˌɪz əm)

n.
the doctrine or belief that there is only one God.
[1650–60; mono- + (poly) theism]
mon′o•the`ist, n., adj.
mon`o•the•is′tic, adj.
mon`o•the•is′ti•cal•ly, adv.

monotheism

the doctrine of or belief in only one God. — monotheist, n.
See also: God and Gods
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.monotheism - belief in a single Godmonotheism - belief in a single God    
theism - the doctrine or belief in the existence of a God or gods
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
polytheism - belief in multiple Gods
Translations
monoteism
monoteismi
jednoboštvomonoteizam
egyistenhitmonoteizmus
eingyðistrú
jedynobóstwomonoteizm
monoteism
monoteizem
monoteism

monotheism

[ˈmɒnəʊˌθiːɪzəm] Nmonoteísmo m

monotheism

[ˈmɒnəʊθɪˌɪzm] nmonoteismo
References in classic literature ?
are monotheists, each having no other god than himself, whom he
Jewish relations with Christians and Muslims were far from happy, as we know from history, but Jewish authorities considered them to be fellow monotheists, bound by an ethical code.
I am deeply pleased to congratulate the glorious birth anniversary of the Prophet Jesus Christ (AS) and the beginning of the New Year to all Christians in the world and all monotheists across the globe," Qassemi's message read.
Examining Muslim historiography and religious lore in light of Jewish traditions about the city, Professor Lassner points out how these reworked Jewish traditions and the imposing monumental Islamic architecture of the city were meant to demonstrate that Islam had superseded Judaism and Christianity as the religion for all monotheists.
As monotheists, it really does not make any difference where we pray, as long as we glorify Godby being tolerant of each other, tolerant of our practices and rituals, and tolerant of our respective cultures.
There is a debate among scholars about whether humans started out being polytheists and only slowly over many centuries developed into monotheists (the majority opinion), or they started out as monotheists, sank back into polytheism, and only later returned to monotheism (the minority opinion).
com/policy/cybersecurity/268940-new-isis-help-desk-unifies-encryption-support) The Hill reported Wednesday on the existence of the Electronic Horizon Foundation, which was started last month to spread "security and technical awareness among the monotheists.
Like Christians, Yazidis are monotheists, but their religion is very different from Christianity.
Ferguson shabbily cites Gibbon to the effect that "convinced monotheists pose[d] a grave threat to a secular empire.
Mir Baqeri, the head of the Islamic Sciences Academy in Qom, said, "In order for us to become true monotheists, we must .
Your prayers, please, O monotheists," said the man, going by the name of Laith Al Mukalla.
Its possession of territory creates the legitimacy and capacity for offensive jihad, which it wages not only against infidels but also Shiites and Sufi Muslims, whom it considers "takfiris," or not true Islamic monotheists.