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God vs. Deity

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Main Difference

The main difference between God and Deity is that the God is a divine entity, supreme being and principal object of faith and Deity is a natural or supernatural god or goddess, divine being

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Wikipedia
  • God (noun)

    A deity or supreme being; a supernatural, typically immortal, being with superior powers.

    "The most frequently used name for the Islamic god is Allah."

  • God (noun)

    alternative case form of God.

  • God (noun)

    An idol.

  • God (noun)

    A representation of a deity, especially a statue or statuette.

  • God (noun)

    A person in a high position of authority, importance or influence.

  • God (noun)

    A powerful ruler or tyrant.

  • God (noun)

    An exceedingly handsome man.

    "Lounging on the beach were several Greek gods."

  • God (noun)

    The person who owns and runs a multi-user dungeon.

  • God (proper noun)

    alternative form of God

  • God (verb)

    To idolize.

  • God (verb)

    To deify.

  • Deity (noun)

    : the state, position, or fact of being a god. from 14th c.

  • Deity (noun)

    A supernatural divine being; a god or goddess. from 14th c.

Wiktionary
  • God (adjective)

    Good.

  • God (noun)

    A being conceived of as possessing supernatural power, and to be propitiated by sacrifice, worship, etc.; a divinity; a deity; an object of worship; an idol.

  • God (noun)

    The Supreme Being; the eternal and infinite Spirit, the Creator, and the Sovereign of the universe; Jehovah.

  • God (noun)

    A person or thing deified and honored as the chief good; an object of supreme regard.

  • God (noun)

    Figuratively applied to one who wields great or despotic power.

  • God

    To treat as a god; to idolize.

  • Deity (noun)

    The collection of attributes which make up the nature of a god; divinity; godhead; as, the deity of the Supreme Being is seen in his works.

  • Deity (noun)

    A god or goddess; a heathen god.

Webster Dictionary
  • God (noun)

    the supernatural being conceived as the perfect and omnipotent and omniscient originator and ruler of the universe; the object of worship in monotheistic religions

  • God (noun)

    any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force

  • God (noun)

    a man of such superior qualities that he seems like a deity to other people;

    "he was a god among men"

  • God (noun)

    a material effigy that is worshipped as a god;

    "thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image"

    "money was his god"

  • Deity (noun)

    any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force

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