Definition of anthropomorphite in English:

anthropomorphite

noun

historical
  • A person (especially a member of a religious sect or group) who ascribes a human form to God; specifically (a) a member of a Christian sect that arose in Egypt in the 4th cent.; (b) a member of a party in the Western Church in the 10th cent.

adjective

historical
  • Of, relating to, or characterized by anthropomorphitism; specifically that ascribes human form, character, or attributes to God.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Reginald Pecock (c1392–?1459), bishop of Chichester and religious author. From post-classical Latin anthropomorphitae (plural) members of a heretic sect who believed that God has the form of man from Byzantine Greek ἀνθρωπομορϕῖται, plural from Hellenistic Greek ἀνθρωπόμορϕος + -ῖται.

Pronunciation

anthropomorphite

/ˌanθrəpəˈmɔːfʌɪt/