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likenesses, plural;
  1. The fact or quality of being alike; resemblance
    • - her likeness to him was astonishing
    • - a family likeness can be seen among all the boys
  2. The semblance, guise, or outward appearance of
    • - humans are described as being made in God's likeness
  3. A portrait or representation
    • - the only known likeness of Dorothy as a young woman

  1. similarity in appearance or character or nature between persons or things; "man created God in his own likeness"
  2. picture consisting of a graphic image of a person or thing
  3. The Image of God (צֶלֶם אֱלֹהִים; tzelem elohim, lit. "image of God", often appearing in Latin as Imago Dei) is a concept and theological doctrine that asserts that human beings are created in God's image and therefore have inherent value independent of their utility or function.
  4. The state or quality of being like or alike; similitude; resemblance; similarity; Appearance or form; guise; That which closely resembles; a portrait; To depict
  5. Denotes similarity, resemblance, representation, etc.
  6. Some of the explicit concepts in the quotations below may be difficult for us to accept and realize. That God made us in His Own likeness as a perfect eternal Mind within His Mind and with all His Attributes, is repeated many times throughout the Course in a variety of contexts. ...