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Root: Credo
to believe
Accredit
authorize / certify
Credence
belief; acceptance
Creditable
deserving praise
Credulous
believing too easy; gullible
Creed
A statement of belief or principle
Deus
God
Deify
to make a god of
Deity
god / goddess
Root: Divino
to fortell
Divine
to fortell by supernatural means / to know by intuition or insight
Divinity
god or goddess / the state of being divine
Root: Theos
god
Apotehosis
Making a god of something; a glorified ideal
Theocracy
government by priests
Theology
the study of religiion
Atheist
a person who believes there is no god
Pantheism
Identifying God with nature; belief in all gods
Pantheon
All the gods of a people or religion
Root: Sacer
Sacred
Consecrate
to make something sacred / to dedicate something to a goal
Excrate
denounce as vile; to curse
Sacrament
Something considered to have sacred significance
Sacrilege
Disrespect to something regarded as sacred
Sacrosanct
sacred
Root: Sanctus
holy
Sanctimonious
pretending to be righteous
Sanction
approval / a penalty for breaking the law
Sanctity
godliness; holiness
Sanctuary
a sacred place; any place or refuge
Hieros
holy
Hierarchy
a group organized by rank
Hieroglyphic
Written w/ pictures to represent words / hard to read
Expiate
Make amends for
Piety
religious devotion
Impious
sacreligous; profane
Pittance
a meager portion of anything