theo-

theo-

a combining form meaning “god,” used in the formation of compound words: theocrat.
Also, especially before a vowel, the-.


Origin:
< Greek, combining form of theós

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theo- or (before a vowel) the-
 
combining form
indicating God or gods: theology
 
[from Greek theos god]
 
the- or (before a vowel) the-
 
combining form
 
[from Greek theos god]

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