Meaning of anthropophuism in English:

anthropophuism

Pronunciation /ˌanθrəˈpɒf(j)ʊɪz(ə)m/

noun

rare
  • The ascription of human characteristics or attributes to the gods or to the natural world.

    Chiefly in, or with reference to, the writings of W. E. Gladstone.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Gladstone (1809–1898), prime minister and author. From ancient Greek ἀνθρωποϕυής of human nature (from ἀνθρωπο- + ϕυή growth, nature from the same base as ϕύειν to produce, (passive and intransitive) to grow) + -ism.