Worship vs Sabaism - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between worship and sabaism
is that worship
is (british) a form of address of a mayor and other dignitaries while sabaism
is the religion of the sabians; sabianism.
(obsolete) The condition of being worthy; honour, distinction.
*1590 , (Edmund Spenser), The Faerie Queene , III.3:
*:Then he forth on his journey did proceede, / To seeke adventures which mote him befall, / And win him worship through his warlike deed.
The devotion accorded to a deity or to a sacred object.
The religious ceremonies that express this devotion.
*(John Tillotson) (1630-1694)
*:The worship of God is an eminent part of religion, and prayer is a chief part of religious worship.
(by extension) The ardent love of a something.
An object of worship.
*(Henry Wadsworth Longfellow) (1807-1882)
*:In attitude and aspect formed to be / At once the artist's worship and despair.
Honour; respect; civil deference.
*(Edmund Spenser) (c.1552–1599)
*:of which great worth and worship may be won
*(Bible), (w) xiv. 10
*:Then shalt thou have worship in the presence of them that sit at meat with thee.
- I will be on horsbak said the knyght / thenne was Arthur wrothe and dressid his sheld toward hym with his swerd drawen / whan the knyght sawe that / he a lyghte / for hym thought no worship to haue a knyght at suche auaille he to be on horsbak and he on foot and so he alyght & dressid his sheld vnto Arthur
* freedom of worship
* Her Worship
* His Worship
* house of worship
* place of worship
* Worshipful Master
* Your Worship
To reverence (a deity, etc.) with supreme respect and veneration; to perform religious exercises in honour of.
- God is to be worshipped .
To honour with extravagant love and extreme submission, as a lover; to adore; to idolize.
- When all our fathers worshipped stocks and stones.
To participate in religious ceremonies.
- With bended knees I daily worship her.
- We worship at the church down the road.
The religion of the Sabians; Sabianism
worship of the sun, moon, and stars; heliolatry; astrolatry