Definitions for dulia

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Wiktionary

  1. dulia(Noun)

    The veneration of saints, distinguished from latria, the worship of God

  2. Origin: From dulia, from δουλεία, from δοῦλος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dulia(noun)

    an inferior kind of veneration or worship, given to the angels and saints as the servants of God

  2. Origin: [LL., fr. Gr. servitude, fr. slave.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Dulia

    an inferior kind of worship paid to angels and saints, in contradistinction to Latria (q. v.).

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