Heavenly Heav"en*ly (h[e^]v"'n*l[y^]), a. [AS. heofonic.] 1. Pertaining to, resembling, or inhabiting heaven; celestial; not earthly; as, heavenly regions; heavenly music. [1913 Webster]

As is the heavenly, such are they also that are heavenly. --1 Cor. xv. 48. [1913 Webster]

2. Appropriate to heaven in character or happiness; perfect; pure; supremely blessed; as, a heavenly race; the heavenly, throng. [1913 Webster]

The love of heaven makes one heavenly. --Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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