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Idolatry

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IDOL'ATRY, n. L. idololatria. Gr. idol, and to worship or serve.

1. The worship of idols, images, or any thing made by hands, or which is not God.

Idolatry is of two kinds the worship of images, statues, pictures, &c. made by hands and the worship of the heavenly bodies,the sun, moon and stars, or of demons, angels, men and animals.

2. Excessive attachment or veneration for any thing, or that which borders on adoration.

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The unabridged 1828 version of this dictionary in the SwordSearcher Bible Software.

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Entry for 'Idolatry'. King James Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/kjd/i/idolatry.html.

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