a person who ascribes a person kind or individual characteristics toward Deity or even a polytheistic deity
- person who ascribes a human kind or personal characteristics to your Deity or even a polytheistic deity. Taylor. Specifically, among a sect of old heretics just who believed that Jesus has actually a human type, etc. Tillotson.
mid-15c.; see anthropomorphite + -ist. The sect of Antropomorfitis, whiche helden that God inside the godhede hath hondis and feet and othere suche membris. [Reginald Pecock, "The Repressor of Over Much Blaming of this Clergy," 1449] Associated: Anthropomorphitism (1660s).
(letter.) Person who ascribes a person kind or individual characteristics toward Deity or even to a polytheistic deity. Taylor. Particularly, one of a sect of ancient heretics whom thought that Jesus has a person kind, etc. Tillotson.