Categories:Ancient Roman religion,
Metamorphosis in folklore,
Religious belief and doctrine,
Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference
Apotheosis, also called divinization or deification, is the glorification of a subject to divine levels and, commonly, the treatment of a human being, any other living thing, or an abstract idea in the likeness of a deity.
The elevation or exaltation of a person to the rank of a god.
A glorified example or ideal; the apex or pinnacle (of a concept or belief).