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Similar to idolatry and iconodulism, epeolatry literally means the worship of words. It derives from ἔπος épos, which unlike λόγος lógos more specifically means word in Greek, and was apparently coined in 1860 by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
- Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Sr. (1860) The Professor at the Breakfast Table
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