Meaning of CELESTIAL in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ sɪˈlestjəl ]

adj. 1 heavenly; divinely good or beautiful; sublime. 2 a of the sky; of the part of the sky commonly observed in astronomy etc. b of heavenly bodies. øcelestial equator the great circle of the sky in the plane perpendicular to the earth's axis. celestial horizon see HORIZON 1c. celestial navigation navigation by the stars etc. øøcelestially adv. [ME f. OF f. med.L caelestialis f. L caelestis: see CELESTE]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.