Definition of Snake god

1. Noun. A god of voodoo cults of African origin worshipped especially in West Indies.

Exact synonyms: Zombi, Zombie
Generic synonyms: Deity, Divinity, God, Immortal



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Snake God

snake-necked turtle
snake-rail fence
snake bites
snake charmer
snake charmers
snake charming
snake dance
snake doctor
snake eagle
snake eagles
snake eyes
snake feeder
snake fence
snake fern
snake fruit
snake god (current term)
snake hawk
snake mackerel
snake muishond
snake oil
snake palm
snake pit
snake plant
snake polypody
snake proteinase
snake rake
snake rakes
snake venom
snake venoms

Literary usage of Snake god

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1. The native races of the Pacific states of North America by Hubert Howe Bancroft (1875)
"The third form of Quetzalcoatl, which also belongs to the south, is the snake; he is a snake-god, or, at least, merged into an ancient snake-god. ..."

2. ... The Native Races: Of the Pacific States by Hubert Howe Bancroft (1886)
"The third form of Quetzalcoatl, which also belongs to the south, is the snake; he is a snake-god, or at least, merged into an ancient snake-god. ..."

3. Primitive Traditional History: The Primitive History and Chronology of India by James Francis Katherinus Hewitt (1907)
"But this snake-god of the ritual of the pig-sacrificers was not the original parent-snake-god of Greece, the guardian god of the mother-tree ; he was the ..."

4. The Dragon, Image, and Demon: Or, The Three Religions of China by Hampden C. DuBose (1886)
"God of Snakes—The image of the snake-god has sometimes a man's head and a snake's body. If a snake is found on the premises the tenant immediately repairs ..."

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