Definitions for celestial
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word celestial.
of or relating to the sky
"celestial map"; "a heavenly body"
relating to or inhabiting a divine heaven
"celestial beings"; "heavenly hosts"
celestial, ethereal, supernaladjective
of heaven or the spirit
"celestial peace"; "ethereal melodies"; "the supernal happiness of a quiet death"
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: celestis, Lat.
There stay, until the twelve celestial signs
Have brought about their annual reckoning. William Shakespeare, Love’s Labour Lost.
The ancients commonly applied celestial descriptions of other climes to their own. Thomas Browne, Vulgar Errours, b. iv. c. 12.
Play that sad note
I nam’d my knell; whilst I sit meditating
On that celestial harmony I go to. William Shakespeare, Henry VIII.
Canst thou pretend desire, whom zeal inflam’d
To worship, and a pow’r celestial nam’d? Dryden.
Telemachus, his bloomy face
Glowing celestial sweet, with godlike grace. Alexander Pope, Odyssey.
An inhabitant of heaven.
Etymology: from the adj.
Thus affable and mild, the prince precedes,
And to the dome th’ unknown celestial leads. Alexander Pope, Odyssey.
belonging to the aerial regions, or visible heavens
of or pertaining to the spiritual heaven; heavenly; divine
an inhabitant of heaven
a native of China
Etymology: [OF. celestial, celestied, fr. L. caelestic, fr. caelum heaved. See Cell.]
Celestial is the third studio album by Mexican pop group RBD. The album has sold one million copies worldwide.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sel-est′yal, adj. heavenly: dwelling in heaven: in the visible heavens.—n. an inhabitant of heaven.—adv. Celest′ially.—The Celestial Empire, a name for China. [Through Fr. from L. cœlestis—cœlum, heaven.]
Of or relating to the sky.
They say angels are celestial beings that are heaven sent.
Submitted by MaryC on December 22, 2019
The numerical value of celestial in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of celestial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
A hidden spark of the dream sleeps in the forest and waits in the celestial spheres of the brain.
What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly... it would be strange indeed if so celestial an article as Freedom should not be highly rated.
This is an exciting opportunity for the public to design a component that could one day end up on another celestial body, nASA recognizes that good ideas can come from anywhere and that prize competitions are a great way to engage the public's interest and ingenuity and make space exploration possible for everyone.
Whatever that be which thinks, understands, wills, and acts. it is something celestial and divine.
Labour to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire, called conscience.
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- سماوي, سماويةArabic
- небесен, славенBulgarian
- Himmels, himmlischGerman
- taivaallinen, taivas-Finnish
- שמימית, שמימי, שמיימיHebrew
- आसमानी, आकाशीय, स्वर्गीयHindi
- mennyei, égiHungarian
- 空, 天国, 天空Japanese
- langit, samawi, syurgaMalay
- celeste, celestialPortuguese
- ceresc, cereascăRomanian
- небесный, славныйRussian
- nebeški, nebesenSlovene
- kutsal, tanrısal, semaviTurkish
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