Definitions

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  • n. Worship of a god or gods that are foreign to one's own land.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The worship of strange gods.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The worship of other or strange gods.

Etymologies

From allo- +‎ theism. (Wiktionary)

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  • Actually I've written it myself. First posted in an xkcd forum and now copied here, but you're right, I could have said so.
    Have fun.

    September 22, 2008

  • telofy, if that is a 'cut-and-paste' citation it would be polite to provide attribution to the source.

    September 22, 2008

  • "Allotheism - defined as the worship of strange gods - is based upon the sole principle continuously chaperoning mankind's amelioration: To ambitiously forgo the habitual liberate humanity's potentiality! Still for this artifice of evolution to prosper it is but essential to disunite with any biased animosity against heterodoxy and even iconoclasm lest one be entangled in as forlorn as fatuous devotion. Hence convert."

    September 22, 2008

  • I thought Alvin was the God of Hairdos?

    May 14, 2008

  • Personally I have been cursed by Nostanding, God of Parking Spaces That Aren't.

    May 14, 2008

  • Such as Jeff, the God of Biscuits. Or Simon, the God of Hairdos.

    May 14, 2008

  • The worship of strange gods.

    May 14, 2008