What does sempiternal mean?

Definitions for sempiternalˌsɛm pɪˈtɜr nl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dateless, endless, sempiternal(adj)

    having no known beginning and presumably no end

    "the dateless rise and fall of the tides"; "time is endless"; "sempiternal truth"


  1. sempiternal(Adjective)

    Seemingly everlasting or eternal.

  2. sempiternal(Adjective)

    everlasting, that is having infinite temporal duration; as opposed to eternal, outside time and thus lacking temporal duration

  3. Origin: From sempiternalis, from sempiternus, a contraction of semperaeternus, from semper + aeternus. Possibly via French sempiternel.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sempiternal(adj)

    of neverending duration; everlasting; endless; having beginning, but no end

  2. Sempiternal(adj)

    without beginning or end; eternal

  3. Origin: [L. sempiternus, fr. semper always: cf. F. sempiternel.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sempiternal

    sem-pi-tėr′nal, adj. everlasting: endless—also Semp′itern.—v.t. Sempiter′nise, to perpetuate.—n. Sempiter′nity.—adj. Sempiter′nous.—n. Sempiter′num, a durable twilled woollen material. [L. sempiternussemper, ever, æternus, eternal.]

Anagrams for sempiternal »

  1. planimeters

  2. intersample


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sempiternal in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sempiternal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Images & Illustrations of sempiternal

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