from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Belief that multiple deities exist, and different deities are supreme among them at different times.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as henotheism.
Coined 19th century by Max Müller, on model of Ancient Greek καθ' ἕνα θεόν (kath' hena theon), following theism, extending his prior coinage henotheism. (Wiktionary)