paradisial
adjective see paradise

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Paradisial — Par a*dis i*al (p[a^]r [.a]*d[imac]s [i^]*al), Paradisian Par a*dis i*an (p[a^]r [.a]*d[imac]s [i^]*an), a. Paradisiacal. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paradisial — par·a·dis·i·al …   English syllables

  • paradisial — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Paradisian — Paradisial Par a*dis i*al (p[a^]r [.a]*d[imac]s [i^]*al), Paradisian Par a*dis i*an (p[a^]r [.a]*d[imac]s [i^]*an), a. Paradisiacal. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Paradisaic — Par a*di*sa ic, Paradisaical Par a*di*sa ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to, or resembling, paradise; paradisiacal; as, paradisaical innocence; an age of paradisaical happiness. Paradisaical pleasures. Gray. Syn: paradisiacal, paradisiac, paradisaic,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Paradisaical — Paradisaic Par a*di*sa ic, Paradisaical Par a*di*sa ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to, or resembling, paradise; paradisiacal; as, paradisaical innocence; an age of paradisaical happiness. Paradisaical pleasures. Gray. Syn: paradisiacal, paradisiac,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paradise — noun Etymology: Middle English paradis, from Anglo French, from Late Latin paradisus, from Greek paradeisos, literally, enclosed park, of Iranian origin; akin to Avestan pairi daēza enclosure; akin to Greek peri around and to Greek teichos wall… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Gnosticism in popular culture — contextWith the modern revival of Gnosticism and the uprising of similar analogues of thought, there has been an ever increasing and pervasive influence of Gnostic themes in modern forms of literature and art. As understanding and discovery of… …   Wikipedia

  • The Morgaine Stories — For other uses of Morgaine , see Morgaine (disambiguation). The Morgaine Stories Gate of Ivrel, the first novel in the Morgaine Cycle. The cover art depicts Morgaine and Vanye in front of a time gate; Morgaine is unsheathing her gate destroying… …   Wikipedia

  • Elysian — Synonyms and related words: Olympian, beatific, beatified, blessed, blissful, celestial, divine, empyreal, empyrean, ethereal, extramundane, extraterrestrial, from on high, glorified, heavenly, in glory, otherworldly, paradisaic, paradisal,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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