What does godly mean?

Definitions for godlyˈgɒd li

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. godly, reverent, worshipful(adj)

    showing great reverence for god

    "a godly man"; "leading a godly life"

  2. divine, godly(adj)

    emanating from God

    "divine judgment"; "divine guidance"; "everything is black or white...satanic or godly"-Saturday Review


  1. godly(Adverb)

    In a godly manner; piously; devoutly; righteously.

    All that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution. uE000111656uE001 2. Tim. iii. 12.

  2. godly(Adjective)

    Devoted to a god.

    her godly powers = her superhuman powers

  3. godly(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a god

    her godly powers = her superhuman powers

  4. godly(Adjective)

    Devoted to the single deity of one of the monotheist religions of Judaism, Christianity, or Islam.

  5. godly(Adjective)

    Gloriously good.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Godly(noun)

    pious; reverencing God, and his character and laws; obedient to the commands of God from love for, and reverence of, his character; conformed to God's law; devout; righteous; as, a godly life

  2. Godly(adverb)

    piously; devoutly; righteously

  3. Origin: [God, n. + -ly. Cf. Godlike, Like.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of godly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of godly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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