adverb see sacred

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • sacredly — sacred ► ADJECTIVE 1) connected with a deity and so deserving veneration; holy. 2) (of a text) embodying the doctrines of a religion. 3) religious rather than secular. DERIVATIVES sacredly adverb sacredness noun. ORIGIN from Latin sacrare… …   English terms dictionary

  • Sacredly — Sacred Sa cred, a. [Originally p. p. of OE. sacren to consecrate, F. sacrer, fr. L. sacrare, fr. sacer sacred, holy, cursed. Cf. {Consecrate}, {Execrate}, {Saint}, {Sexton}.] 1. Set apart by solemn religious ceremony; especially, in a good sense …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sacredly — See sacred. * * * …   Universalium

  • sacredly — adverb In a sacred manner …   Wiktionary

  • sacredly — adv. in a manner of being sanctified, in a holy manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sacredly — ad. Inviolably, strictly, religiously …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • sacredly — sa·cred·ly …   English syllables

  • sacredly — adverb by religion religiously inspired art • Syn: ↑religiously • Derived from adjective: ↑sacred, ↑religious (for: ↑religiously) …   Useful english dictionary

  • sacred — sacredly, adv. sacredness, n. /say krid/, adj. 1. devoted or dedicated to a deity or to some religious purpose; consecrated. 2. entitled to veneration or religious respect by association with divinity or divine things; holy. 3. pertaining to or… …   Universalium

  • Opata people — Opata (pronounced óh pah tah) is the collective name for three indigenous peoples native to the northern Mexican border state of Sonora. The whole of Opata territory encompasses the northeasterly and central part of the state. Most Opatan… …   Wikipedia

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