Definition of sciotheism in English:

sciotheism

noun

rare
  • The worship of ancestral spirits.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Huxley (1825–1895), biologist and science educationist. From scio- + -theism.

Pronunciation

sciotheism

/ˈsʌɪə(ʊ)θɪɪz(ə)m//sʌɪə(ʊ)ˈθiːɪz(ə)m/