logolatry


logolatry
logolatry "worship of words," 1810, from LOGO- (Cf. logo-) + -LATRY (Cf. -latry).

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

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  • logolatry — …   Useful english dictionary

  • epeolatry — noun The worship of words. Syn: logolatry See Also: idolatry …   Wiktionary

  • logos — (n.) 1580s, Logos, the divine Word, second person of the Christian Trinity, from Gk. logos word, speech, discourse, also reason, from PIE root *leg to collect (with derivatives meaning to speak, on notion of to pick out words; see LECTURE (Cf.… …   Etymology dictionary

  • log- — combining form or logo Etymology: Greek, from logos word, reason, speech, account more at legend : word : thought : speech …   Useful english dictionary


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