Definitions for celestialsəˈlɛs tʃəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ce•les•tialsəˈlɛs tʃəl(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to the sky or visible heaven:

    a celestial body.

  2. pertaining to the spiritual or invisible heaven; heavenly; divine.

  3. of or pertaining to celestial navigation.

  4. (cap.) of or pertaining to the former Chinese Empire.

    Category: Western History

  5. (n.)an inhabitant of heaven.

Origin of celestial:

1350–1400; ME < ML cēlestiālis < L caelesti(s) heavenly, der. of caelum heaven, sky


Princeton's WordNet

  1. celestial, heavenly(adj)

    of or relating to the sky

    "celestial map"; "a heavenly body"

  2. celestial, heavenly(adj)

    relating to or inhabiting a divine heaven

    "celestial beings"; "heavenly hosts"

  3. celestial, ethereal, supernal(adj)

    of heaven or the spirit

    "celestial peace"; "ethereal melodies"; "the supernal happiness of a quiet death"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Celestial(adj)

    belonging to the aerial regions, or visible heavens

  2. Celestial(adj)

    of or pertaining to the spiritual heaven; heavenly; divine

  3. Celestial(noun)

    an inhabitant of heaven

  4. Celestial(noun)

    a native of China


  1. Celestial

    Celestial is the third studio album by Mexican pop group RBD. The album has sold one million copies worldwide.

Translations for celestial

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


of heaven or the skies

Stars are celestial bodies.

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