What does beatitude mean?

Definitions for beatitude
biˈæt ɪˌtud, -ˌtyudbeat·i·tude

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blessedness, beatitude, beatification(noun)

    a state of supreme happiness

  2. Beatitude(noun)

    one of the eight sayings of Jesus at the beginning of the Sermon on the Mount; in Latin each saying begins with `beatus' (blessed)

    "her favorite Beatitude is `Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth'"


  1. beatitude(Noun)

    Supreme, utmost bliss and happiness.

  2. beatitude(Noun)

    Any one of the Biblical blessings given by Jesus in Matthew 5:3–12. E.g.: "Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth"(Matthew 5:5).

  3. Origin: From béatitude, from beatitudo, from beatus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Beatitude(noun)

    felicity of the highest kind; consummate bliss

  2. Beatitude(noun)

    any one of the nine declarations (called the Beatitudes), made in the Sermon on the Mount (Matt. v. 3-12), with regard to the blessedness of those who are distinguished by certain specified virtues

  3. Beatitude(noun)


Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Beatitude

    bē-at′i-tūd, n. heavenly happiness, or happiness of the highest kind: (pl.) sayings of Christ in Matt. v., declaring the possessors of certain virtues to be blessed. [L. beatitudobeatus, blessed.]

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. beatitude

    A rare and evanescent mental state caused by the reception of money that one has not earned. Synonyms: Windfall, remittance.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of beatitude in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of beatitude in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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