Definitions for beatitudebiˈæt ɪˌtud, -ˌtyud
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
be•at•i•tudebiˈæt ɪˌtud, -ˌtyud(n.)
supreme blessedness; exalted happiness.
(often cap.) any of the declarations of blessedness pronounced by Jesus in the Sermon on the Mount.
Origin of beatitude:
1375–1425; late ME < L beātitūdō perfect happiness =beāti- (see beatific ) +-tūdō-tude
blessedness, beatitude, beatification(noun)
a state of supreme happiness
one of the eight sayings of Jesus at the beginning of the Sermon on the Mount; in Latin each saying begins with `beatus' (blessed)
"her favorite Beatitude is `Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth'"
Supreme, utmost bliss and happiness.
Any one of the Biblical blessings given by Jesus in Matthew 5:3u201312. E.g.: "Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth"(Matthew 5:5).
Origin: From béatitude, from beatitudo, from beatus.
felicity of the highest kind; consummate bliss
any one of the nine declarations (called the Beatitudes), made in the Sermon on the Mount (Matt. v. 3-12), with regard to the blessedness of those who are distinguished by certain specified virtues
The Roycroft Dictionary
A rare and evanescent mental state caused by the reception of money that one has not earned. Synonyms: Windfall, remittance.
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