hierourgy etymology

English word hierourgy comes from English hiero- (Holy, sacred.), English -urgy (Technique for working with something.)

Detailed word origin of hierourgy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hiero- English (eng) Holy, sacred.
-urgy English (eng) Technique for working with something.
hierourgy English (eng) (obsolete) A sacred or holy work or worship.

Words with the same origin as hierourgy

Descendants of hiero-
hiermartyr hierocracy hierocratic hierogamy hierogram hierolatry hierology hieromancy hieromartyr hieroscopy
Descendants of -urgy
chemurgy crystallurgy halurgy micrurgy panurgy zymurgy