Meaning of CELESTIAL in English


[ce.les.tial] adj [ME, fr. MF, fr. L caelestis celestial, fr. caelum sky] (14c) 1: of, relating to, or suggesting heaven or divinity

2: of or relating to the sky or visible heavens "the sun, moon, and stars are ~ bodies" 3 a: ethereal, otherworldly b: olympian, supreme

4. cap [Celestial Empire, old name for China]: of or relating to China or the Chinese -- adv

[2]celestial n (1573) 1: a heavenly or mythical being

2. cap: chinese 1a

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