What does earthly mean?

Definitions for earthlyˈɜrθ li

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word earthly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. earthly(adj)

    of or belonging to or characteristic of this earth as distinguished from heaven

    "earthly beings"; "believed that our earthly life is all that matters"; "earthly love"; "our earthly home"

Wiktionary

  1. earthly(Noun)

    A slightest chance (of success etc.) or idea (about something).

  2. earthly(Adverb)

    in an earthy manner

  3. earthly(Adjective)

    Relating to the earth or this world, as opposed to heaven.

  4. Origin: eorþlic, corresponding to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Earthly(adj)

    pertaining to the earth; belonging to this world, or to man's existence on the earth; not heavenly or spiritual; carnal; worldly; as, earthly joys; earthly flowers; earthly praise

  2. Earthly(adj)

    of all things on earth; possible; conceivable

  3. Earthly(adj)

    made of earth; earthy

  4. Earthly(adverb)

    in the manner of the earth or its people; worldly

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of earthly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of earthly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Shakespeare:

    I feel within me a peace above all earthly dignities, a still and quiet conscience.

  2. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow:

    We see but dimly through the mists and vapors Amid these earthly damps What seem to us but sad, funeral tapers May be heaven's distant lamps.

  3. The Republican presidential candidate:

    An earthly court does n’t change for me the institution that was created, defined by God, my Christian faith teaches me that marriage is between a man and a woman.

  4. Henry David Thoreau:

    Nay, be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you, opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought. Every man is the lord of a realm beside which the earthly empire of the Czar is but a petty state, a hummock left by the ice.

  5. Plato:

    Man...is a tame or civilized animal never the less, he requires proper instruction and a fortunate nature, and then of all animals he becomes the most divine and most civilized but if he be insufficiently or ill- educated he is the most savage of earthly creatures.

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