What is another word for hagiographic?

14 synonyms found


[ hˌad͡ʒɪəɡɹˈafɪk], [ hˌad‍ʒɪəɡɹˈafɪk], [ h_ˌa_dʒ_ɪ__ə_ɡ_ɹ_ˈa_f_ɪ_k]

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How to use "Hagiographic" in context?

"Hagiography" (from the ancient Greek word ἁγιογραφία, hagiographía, meaning "the writing of a biography") is an intensive biography composed in the style of a hagiography, or legend of a saint or other revered figure. hagiographic writing emerged in the Pagan world, although the genre did develop in the early church.

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