Word Summary
eidōlolatreia: image worship
Original Word: εἰδωλολατρεία
Transliteration: eidōlolatreia
Phonetic Spelling: (i-do-lol-at-ri'-ah)
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Short Definition: image worship
Meaning: image worship
Strong's Concordance

From eidolon and latreia; image-worship (literally or figuratively) -- idolatry.

see GREEK eidolon

see GREEK latreia

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1495: εἰδωλολατρεία

εἰδωλολατρεία εἰδωλολατρία WH; see Iota], εἰδωλολατρείας, (εἴδωλον, which see, and λατρεία) (Tertullian, others haveidololatria), the worship of false gods, idolatry: Galatians 5:20; used of the formal sacrificial feasts held in honor of false gods, 1 Corinthians 10:14; of avarice, as a worship of Mammon (which see), Colossians 3:5 (Lightfoot at the passage); in plural, the vices springing from idolatry and peculiar to it, 1 Peter 4:3. (Ecclesiastical writings (cf. Winer's Grammar, 26).)