What does illustrious mean?

Definitions for illustriousɪˈlʌs tri əs

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. celebrated, famed, far-famed, famous, illustrious, notable, noted, renowned(adj)

    widely known and esteemed

    "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"

  2. illustrious(adj)

    having or conferring glory

    "an illustrious achievement"


  1. illustrious(Adjective)


  2. Origin: From illustris

Webster Dictionary

  1. Illustrious(adj)

    possessing luster or brightness; brilliant; luminous; splendid

  2. Illustrious(adj)

    characterized by greatness, nobleness, etc.; eminent; conspicuous; distinguished

  3. Illustrious(adj)

    conferring luster or honor; renowned; as, illustrious deeds or titles


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of illustrious in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of illustrious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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