Hyperdulia definitions

hīpərdulīə, hīpərdyulīə
Special veneration of the Virgin Mary.
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(Roman Catholicism) A level of veneration higher than dulia but less than latria, properly given to the Virgin Mary.
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Origin of hyperdulia

From Medieval Latin hyperdūlīa, from hyper-, from Ancient Greek ὑπέρ (huper, “above”) + dulia, from Ancient Greek δουλεία (douleia, “slavery”), from δοῦλος (doulos, “slave”).