person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul(adj)
a human being
"there was too much for one person to do"
subject to death
involving loss of divine grace or spiritual death
"the seven deadly sins"
unrelenting and deadly
deadly, deathly, mortal(adj)
causing or capable of causing death
"a fatal accident"; "a deadly enemy"; "mortal combat"; "a mortal illness"
A human; someone susceptible to death.
Susceptible to death by aging, sickness, injury, or wound
A mortal wound.
Origin: From mortalis, from mors; see it for more.
subject to death; destined to die; as, man is mortal
destructive to life; causing or occasioning death; terminating life; exposing to or deserving death; deadly; as, a mortal wound; a mortal sin
fatally vulnerable; vital
of or pertaining to the time of death
affecting as if with power to kill; deathly
human; belonging to man, who is mortal; as, mortal wit or knowledge; mortal power
very painful or tedious; wearisome; as, a sermon lasting two mortal hours
a being subject to death; a human being; man
Origin: [F. mortel, L. mortalis, from mors, mortis, death, fr. moriri 8die; akin to E. murder. See Murder, and cf. Filemot, Mere a lake, Mortgage.]
Mortal was a Christian industrial/dance band fronted by Jerome Fontamillas and Jyro Xhan. Both members went on to found the alternative rock group Fold Zandura, and for a time were members of both bands simultaneously. The band is known for its lyrical intelligence, incorporating advanced theology with what has been billed as "Industrial Praise and Worship." According to CCM Magazine "Mortal has had a much greater influence... on industrial music than its modest output would suggest."
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mor′tal, adj. liable to die: causing death: deadly: fatal: punishable with death: involving the penalty of spiritual death, as opposed to Venial: extreme, violent, implacable: human: (coll.) very great, very long, confounded, very drunk.—n. a human being.—v.t. Mor′talise, to make mortal.—n. Mortal′ity, condition of being mortal: death: frequency or number of deaths, esp. in proportion to population: the human race.—adv. Mor′tally—(coll.) Mor′tal.—ns. Mort′-cloth, a pall; Mort′-stone, a stone by the wayside on which the bearers lay the bier for a rest during a funeral procession.—Bills of mortality, lists of the numbers of those who have died in any place during any given time; Law of mortality, rules founded on experience or calculation, showing what average proportion of those living at the beginning of a given time will be surviving at its close. [Fr.,—L. mortalis—mori, to die.]
The numerical value of mortal in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of mortal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of mortal in a Sentence
Truth is immortal; error is mortal.
Reason is immortal, all else mortal.
I am a mortal really, I could die at any time.
No mortal man, moreover is wise at all moments.
All men think all men are mortal but themselves.
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- mortalCatalan, Valencian
- smrtelník, smrtelnýCzech
- sterblich, Sterbliche, tödlich, SterblicherGerman
- θανάσιμος, θνητόςGreek
- mortel, mortelleFrench
- בשר ודםHebrew
- halálos, halandóHungarian
- 必滅, 致死, 不倶戴天, 命取り, 死すべきJapanese
- mirstīgais, nāvīgs, mirstīgs, nāvējošs, mirstīgāLatvian
- sterveling, dodelijk, sterfelijkDutch
- śmiertelny, śmiertelnikPolish
- смертный, смертельныйRussian
- smȑtnīk, smȑtnica, zemnik, smrtanSerbo-Croatian
- smrtnik, smrtenSlovene
- ölümlü, faniTurkish
- hideadöfan, deidik, deidölik, deadöfan, jideadöfan, deadöfikVolapük
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