Definition of Hierophantic

1. a. Of or relating to hierophants or their teachings.



Definition of Hierophantic

1. Adjective. Of or relating to a hierophant. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hierophantic

1. [adj]

Hierophantic Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Hierophantic Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Hierophantic

hierolatry
hierological
hierologies
hierologist
hierologists
hierology
hieromancy
hieromania
hieromonk
hieromonks
hieron
hierons
hieronymite
hierophanies
hierophant
hierophantic (current term)
hierophantically
hierophants
hierophany
hierophobia
hieroscopy
hierotheca
hierothecae
hierotherapy
hierourgy
hierurgies
hierurgy
hies
hifalutin
hig-taper

Literary usage of Hierophantic

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. History of Greece by George Grote (1849)
"Gelo thus belonged to an ancient and distin- Gelo— in guished hierophantic family at Gela, being the eldest of four brothers sons of ..."

2. Voltaire by John Morley (1872)
"... ceremonial communion, and hierophantic orders. The nobility of the social theories of the society of Friends would naturally stir Voltaire even more ..."

3. The Contemporary Review (1866)
"... The groans unheard of mightiest chiefs laid low, Of Heavenly will arc hierophantic sign, The characters are dark yet not the less divine."—(P. 181. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Hierophantic

Search for Hierophantic on Dictionary.com!Search for Hierophantic on Thesaurus.com!Search for Hierophantic on Google!Search for Hierophantic on Wikipedia!

Search