What does earthly mean?

Definitions for earthlyˈɜrθ li

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. earthly(adj)

    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. earthly(Noun)

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

  2. earthly(Adverb)

    in an earthy manner

  3. earthly(Adjective)

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

  4. Origin: eorþlic, corresponding to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Earthly(adj)

    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. Earthly(adj)

    of all things on earth; possible; conceivable

  3. Earthly(adj)

    made of earth; earthy

  4. Earthly(adverb)

    in the manner of the earth or its people; worldly


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Wordsworth:

    She seemed a thing that could not feel the touch of earthly years.

  2. Mark Twain:

    Fame is a vapor; popularity an accident; the only earthly certainty is oblivion.

  3. William Shakespeare:

    I feel within me a peace above all earthly dignities, a still and quiet conscience.

  4. Agnes Repplier:

    Humor distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their earthly pedestals.

  5. Channing Pollock:

    Home is the most popular, and will be the most enduring of all earthly establishments.

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