polytheist etymology

English word polytheist comes from English poly- (Many. Polymer.), English theist (One who believes in the existence of a god or gods.)

Detailed word origin of polytheist

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
poly- English (eng) Many. Polymer.
theist English (eng) One who believes in the existence of a god or gods.
polytheist English (eng) A believer in, or advocate of, polytheism.

Words with the same origin as polytheist

Descendants of poly-
polyamorous polyamory polyangular polycarbonate polycarpic polydeism polydiverse polyembryo polyester polyethylene polyfoam polygamous polyglandular polygraph polyketide polymer polyneuritis polyphonic polyphony polypropylene polystyrene polysulfone resin polyurethane polyvinyl styrofoam