What does Earthly mean?

Definitions for Earthly
ˈɜrθ liEarth·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. earthlyadjective

    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"


  1. earthlynoun

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

    Etymology: eorþlic, corresponding to .

  2. earthlyadverb

    in an earthy manner

    Etymology: eorþlic, corresponding to .

  3. earthlyadjective

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

    Etymology: eorþlic, corresponding to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Earthlyadjective

    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. Earthlyadjective

    of all things on earth; possible; conceivable

  3. Earthlyadjective

    made of earth; earthy

  4. Earthlyadverb

    in the manner of the earth or its people; worldly

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  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

Examples of Earthly in a Sentence

  1. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    The fear of death comes from identifying yourself as the body. The earthly component, rather than the pure soul within.

  2. John Masefield:

    There are few earthly things more beautiful than a university ... a place where those who hate ignorance may strive to know, where those who perceive truth may strive to make others see.

  3. Søren Kierkegaard:

    Just as in earthly life lovers long for the moment when they are able to breathe forth their love for each other, to let their souls blend in a soft whisper, so the mystic longs for the moment when in prayer he can, as it were, creep into God.

  4. Leatrice Eiseman:

    This belief started in ancient times, as it was seen as the color reflective of love, both earthly and heavenly. Greek muses wore orange, as did Bacchus, the pagan Roman god, in general terms, a color ascribed to a god perpetuated the hope and belief of immortality.

  5. Eugene Botkin:

    My voluntary confinement here is restricted less by time than by my earthly existence. In essence I am dead -- dead for my children -- dead for my work ... I am dead but not yet buried, or buried alive -- whichever, the consequences are nearly identical ...

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    • A. appellative
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