from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The quality or state of being a god; divinity.
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- n. The state of being a god; divinity
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Divine nature or essence; deity; godhead.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Divine character or quality; godlike nature; godship.
In Clarke's Childhood's End, for example, the promised escape into godhood is only adumbrated, as the Union with Overmind served by the Overlords might be interpreted to be psychic rather than supernatural, and evolution rather than Gnosis is the mechanism.
The notion of forthcoming godhood is a religious and spiritual notion.
Some groups, views, such as the Mormons, JWs and unitarians (small u.), hold different views about what the "godhood" of Jesus is exactly, and therefore what "fully God" would mean.
I got "godhood" too and I can't spell English worth a damn.
'When, after two years, he was finished, Zasso believed that he had transformed me, that the soul of the spider had sunk into me as his inks had, that he had conferred on me a kind of godhood, or' - she shuddered -
They later added the name of a preacher called Jesus, elevated him to a status of "godhood", made him into God himself and passed on (or rather stole) this "authority" to the Popes.
He is viewed as divine, and progressing toward a kind of godhood, or "Christ-Consciousness".
JE: But Kellel returns to the infallible nature of their "godhood," since we know these characters, their perceived godhood.
One year has passed since the Chitauri invasion and much has changed inside the corridors of the Triskelion, leading to questions about Iron Man's health, Thor's "godhood" and the relationship between Cap and the Wasp (?)!
Incubation from the seeds of Adam Kadmon who achieved a false which are used for the manifestation of planetary-stars and are not able to move creation to the thresholds of Light and state of "godhood" and, thereby, limit e v e r y t h i n g t h a t i s a n d will be.