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or·dained

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. appointed, decreed, ordained, prescribedadjective

    fixed or established especially by order or command

    "at the time appointed (or the appointed time")

  2. ordainedadjective

    invested with ministerial or priestly functions

    "an ordained priest"

Wiktionary

  1. ordainedadjective

    Established by authority.

  2. ordainedadjective

    Admitted to the ministry of the church.

    There was much pomp at the ceremony that made him an ordained minister.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ordained in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ordained in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of ordained in a Sentence

  1. James Scot:

    If you don’t feel ordained by the Universe to do this job, do something else. The intelligence community has to shut down the gaping wound that is the insider threat epidemic we are experiencing right now.

  2. Emir Caner:

    A new era has come to our shores, a time where government finds it acceptable to suppress the freedom of religion even to the extent of requesting a minister’s sermons, as an ordained minister, I know that this is not merely an assault on the messenger, but on the very message of our Sacred Scriptures.

  3. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    I am like the sun, shining over all, yet no man dare to come directly into my atmosphere. I am like the rain when it falls, its not on one man's doorstep. men will seek to go to other planets, but never to my face. jah almighty did warn-no man cometh to the father but by me. my reggae, ordained by jah, is all those mystical truths.

  4. David Hume:

    The great end of all human industry, is the attainment of happiness. For this were arts invented, sciences cultivated, laws ordained, and societies modelled, by the most profound wisdom of patriots and legislators. Even the lonely savage, who lies exposed to the inclemency of the elements and the fury of wild beasts, forgets not, for a moment, this grand object, of his being.

  5. Martin Luther:

    Christ will remain a priest and king though He was never consecrated by any papist bishop or greased by any of those shavelings but he was ordained and consecrated by God Himself, and by Him anointed.

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