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theomachy

[thee-om-uh-kee] /θiˈɒm ə ki/
noun, plural theomachies.
1.
a battle with or among the gods.
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70; < Late Latin theomachia < Greek theomachia. See theo-, -machy
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theomachy

/θɪˈɒməkɪ/
noun (pl) -chies
1.
a battle among the gods or against them
Word Origin
C16: from Greek theomakhia, from theo- + makhē battle
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