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godly, reverent, worshipfuladjective
showing great reverence for god
"a godly man"; "leading a godly life"
emanating from God
"divine judgment"; "divine guidance"; "everything is black or white...satanic or godly"-Saturday Review
In a godly manner; piously; devoutly; righteously.
All that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution. uE000111656uE001 2. Tim. iii. 12.
Devoted to a god.
her godly powers = her superhuman powers
Of or pertaining to a god
her godly powers = her superhuman powers
Devoted to the single deity of one of the monotheist religions of Judaism, Christianity, or Islam.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from god.
Grant that we may hereafter live a godly, righteous, and sober life. Common Prayer.
Help, Lord, for the godly man ceaseth, for the faithful fail among the children of men. Ps. xii. 1.
The apostle St. Paul teacheth, that every one which will live godly in Christ Jesus must suffer persecution. Richard Hooker, b. v.
Divinity or the divine are things that are either related to, devoted to, or proceeding from a deity. What is or is not divine may be loosely defined, as it is used by different belief systems.
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
piously; devoutly; righteously
Etymology: [God, n. + -ly. Cf. Godlike, Like.]
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The numerical value of Godly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of Godly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of Godly in a Sentence
Contrary to a great number of priests and other godly types, queer does not mean castrated.
Unique among the nations, America recognized the source of our character as being godly and eternal, not being civic and temporal. And because we have understood that our source is eternal, America has been different. We have no king but Jesus.
The Apostle Paul told Timothy that whoever lives a godly life in Christ will be persecuted, so we take persecution as a badge of honor. It doesn’t bother us at all. We just take it in and say, ‘I don’t hold anyone against it.’ Instead, we focus on telling others about Jesus and keep moving.
I'm highly alarmed that someone would feel that way and that would take these significant steps to attack an innocent person, a godly person, at Bethel AME Church ', one of the most sacred things our society has left.
My heart goes out to everyone, the staff at Southwest Airlines -- they are in my prayers. I'm sorry this happened and this was caused by him, he comes from a godly family. My husband is a pastor of a church here.
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- rechtschaffen, göttlich, frommGerman
- jumalainen, jumalinen, jumalallinenFinnish
- pieuse, pieux, divine, divin, excellent, excellenteFrench
- pie vivamusLatin
- божественный, божийRussian
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