What does heavenly mean?

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ˈhɛv ən liheav·en·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. celestial, heavenlyadjective

    relating to or inhabiting a divine heaven

    "celestial beings"; "heavenly hosts"

  2. celestial, heavenlyadjective

    of or relating to the sky

    "celestial map"; "a heavenly body"

  3. heavenlyadjective

    of or belonging to heaven or god

Wiktionary

  1. heavenlyadverb

    In a manner like that of heaven; by the influence or agency of heaven; divinely, miraculously.

    Etymology: From hevenly, heofonlich, from heofonlic, equivalent to .

  2. heavenlyadjective

    Of or pertaining to the heaven believed in by many religions; good, beautiful, glorious, pleasurable.

    Etymology: From hevenly, heofonlich, from heofonlic, equivalent to .

  3. heavenlyadjective

    Of or pertaining to the heavens or sky, regarded as the realm of the sun, moon, planets and stars.

    heavenly body

    Etymology: From hevenly, heofonlich, from heofonlic, equivalent to .

  4. heavenlyadjective

    Of or pertaining to the kingdom of God; divine.

    Etymology: From hevenly, heofonlich, from heofonlic, equivalent to .

  5. heavenlyadjective

    Generally amazing or lovely; sublime.

    Oh, please continue giving me a massage - it's absolutely heavenly.

    Etymology: From hevenly, heofonlich, from heofonlic, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Heavenlyadjective

    pertaining to, resembling, or inhabiting heaven; celestial; not earthly; as, heavenly regions; heavenly music

    Etymology: [AS. heofonic.]

  2. Heavenlyadjective

    appropriate to heaven in character or happiness; perfect; pure; supremely blessed; as, a heavenly race; the heavenly, throng

    Etymology: [AS. heofonic.]

  3. Heavenlyadverb

    in a manner resembling that of heaven

    Etymology: [AS. heofonic.]

  4. Heavenlyadverb

    by the influence or agency of heaven

    Etymology: [AS. heofonic.]

Freebase

  1. Heavenly

    Heavenly were a 1990s twee pop band, originally forming in Oxford, England in 1989. Amelia Fletcher, Mathew Fletcher, Peter Momtchiloff and Robert Pursey had all been members of Talulah Gosh, a key member of the C86 scene.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heavenly in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heavenly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of heavenly in a Sentence

  1. Victor Hugo:

    What is grace? It is the inspiration from on high: it is love; it is liberty. Grace is the spirit of law. This discovery of the spirit of law belongs to Saint Paul; and what he calls "grace" from a heavenly point of view, we, from an earthly point, call "rigtheousness."

  2. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    Consequently, Sylvia Plath’s elevated position among literary figures has extolled her from the depths of depression to the heights of heavenly poetic bliss.”

  3. Carl Polloi:

    Unlike those who pretend to be immaculate, fallen angels are usually more intriguing because their earthliness is heavenly.

  4. Benjamin W. Decker:

    The Bible teaches us that prayer is about our own inner relationship with the one true source of all things, our Heavenly Parents. This is essentially true about meditation as well.

  5. W. G. Morrice:

    Christians rejoice because God is their heavenly Father who forgives the penitent, because God sent his Son into the world for the salvation of all who have faith, because Jesus Christ not only died but was raised again from the dead and because joy is one of the ninefold fruits of the Spirit.

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