Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CITY GOD

It was late at night before he set out to visit the temple of the city god.

But the king was merely the patesi, the steward of the city god.

Its city god may have become the national god on that account.

The rise of Assyria brings into prominence the national god Ashur, who had been the city god of Asshur, the ancient capital.