What does luminous mean?

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ˈlu mə nəslu·mi·nous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aglow(p), lambent, lucent, luminousadjective

    softly bright or radiant

    "a house aglow with lights"; "glowing embers"; "lambent tongues of flame"; "the lucent moon"; "a sky luminous with stars"

Wiktionary

  1. luminousadjective

    emitting light; glowing brightly

    Etymology: From luminosus.

  2. luminousadjective

    brightly illuminated

    Etymology: From luminosus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Luminousadjective

    shining; emitting or reflecting light; brilliant; bright; as, the is a luminous body; a luminous color

  2. Luminousadjective

    illuminated; full of light; bright; as, many candles made the room luminous

  3. Luminousadjective

    enlightened; intelligent; also, clear; intelligible; as, a luminous mind

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of luminous in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of luminous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of luminous in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    A person who burns from inside like the sun or a lamp can be a guiding light into others life and its luminous flux decides as how much a preacher’s life is right; and the people who can’t or don’t, seem bright only to those who have mere eyesight without a vision inside but just a minuscule glare.

  2. Andrea Dupree:

    All stars are losing material to the interstellar medium, and we don't know how this material is lost, we know that other hotter luminous stars lose material and it quickly turns to dust making the star appear much fainter. But in over a century-and-a-half, this has not happened to Betelgeuse. It's very unique.

  3. Theophile Gautier:

    Who can believe that there is no soul behind those luminous eyes!

  4. Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It:

    At sunrise everything is luminous but not clear." It is those we live with and love and should know who elude us." You can love completely without complete understanding.

  5. Daniel Perley:

    This was an incredibly luminous event, brighter than almost any supernova we've ever seen before, the Cow also appeared and faded away very quickly : so quickly that existing supernova models can't properly explain The Cow. The Cow must be a new type of extremely energetic, explosive event.

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