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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A minor god.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. minor divinity, a local or inferior god

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A diminutive god.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A little or inferior deity.

Etymologies

From god +‎ -ling. (Wiktionary)

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