What does celestial mean?

Definitions for celestialsəˈlɛs tʃəl

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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

  5. Origin: [OF. celestial, celestied, fr. L. caelestic, fr. caelum heaved. See Cell.]

Freebase

  1. Celestial

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Celestial

    sel-est′yal, adj. heavenly: dwelling in heaven: in the visible heavens.—n. an inhabitant of heaven.—adv. Celest′ially.—The Celestial Empire, a name for China. [Through Fr. from L. cœlestiscœlum, heaven.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of celestial in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of celestial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Washington:

    Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    I can never be an atheist, because God is our celestial hope for our existential worries, our cosmic chance against absurdity!" MMI

  3. Aristotle:

    Whatsoever that be within us that feels, thinks, desires, and animates, is something celestial, divine, and, consequently, imperishable.

  4. Daniel Cordier:

    In the future, perhaps we will discover some 'exo-Titan' among exoplanets, making our Titan the prototype of a new class of celestial objects.

  5. Paul Chodas:

    There is no scientific basis – not one shred of evidence – that an asteroid or any other celestial object will impact Earth on those dates.

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