c. 1300, "science of divine things;" late 14c., "quality of being divine," also "a divine being," from Old French devinité (12c.), from Latin divinitatem (nominative divinitas), from divinus (see divine (adj.)).
1. He entered Otago University to study arts and divinity.
2. the divinity of Christ
3. Mercury was the presiding divinity over commerce.
4. Without entering into an abstruse point of divinity , one thing is plain.