What does earthly mean?

Definitions for earthly
ˈɜrθ liearth·ly

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

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"

Wiktionary

  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

How to pronounce earthly?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  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. B. B. Warfield:

    A firm faith in the universal providence of God is the solution of all earthly troubles.

  2. Dio Lewis:

    The building of a perfect body crowned by a perfect brain, is at once the greatest earthly problem and grandest hope of the race.

  3. RVM:

    Although, we know that our earthly journey will end soon, we continue chasing millions which we finally have to leave behind.

  4. Plato:

    Man...is a tame or civilized animal; never the less, he requires proper instruction and a fortunate nature, and then of all animals he becomes the most divine and most civilized; but if he be insufficiently or ill- educated he is the most savage of earthly creatures.

  5. Homer, The Odyssey:

    Nothing feebler than a man does the earth raise up, of all the things which breathe and move on the earth, for he believes that he will never suffer evil in the future, as long as the gods give him success and he flourishes in his strength; but when the blessed gods bring sorrows too to pass, even these he bears, against his will, with steadfast spirit, for the thoughts of earthly men are like the day which the father of gods and men brings upon them.

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