Seraphic

  • 1 Seraphic — Se*raph ic, Seraphical Se*raph ic*al, a. [Cf. F. s[ e]raphique.] Of or pertaining to a seraph; becoming, or suitable to, a seraph; angelic; sublime; pure; refined. Seraphic arms and trophies. Milton. Seraphical fervor. Jer. Taylor. {Se*raph… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 seraphic — 1630s, from Church L. seraphicus, from seraphim (see SERAPH (Cf. seraph)) …

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  • 3 seraphic — adjective a look of seraphic contentment on his face Syn: blissful, beatific, sublime, rapturous, ecstatic, joyful, rapt; serene, ethereal; cherubic, saintly, angelic …

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  • 4 seraphic — seraph ► NOUN (pl. seraphim or seraphs) ▪ an angelic being associated with light, ardour, and purity. DERIVATIVES seraphic adjective seraphically adverb. ORIGIN Hebrew …

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  • 5 seraphic — adjective see seraphim …

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  • 6 seraphic — seraphically, adv. seraphicalness, n. /si raf ik/, adj. of, like, or befitting a seraph. Also, seraphical. [1625 35; < ML seraphicus. See SERAPHIM, IC] * * * …

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  • 7 seraphic — adjective a) of or relating to a seraph or the seraphim b) pure and sublime …

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  • 8 seraphic — Synonyms and related words: Christlike, Christly, Elysian, God fearing, admirable, adorable, angelic, archangelic, beatified, blissful, canonized, caressable, celestial, charming, cherubic, cuddlesome, divine, empyrean, ethereal, glorified,… …

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  • 9 seraphic — se|raph|ic [sıˈræfık] adj literary extremely beautiful or pure, like an ↑angel …

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  • 10 seraphic — se|raph|ic [ sə ræfık ] adjective LITERARY 1. ) beautiful and pure 2. ) happy and satisfied …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 seraphic — se·raph·ic || se ræfɪk adj. pertaining to an angel of the highest order; resembling a seraph …

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  • 12 seraphic — a. 1. Angelic, celestial, heavenly, sublime. 2. Pure, refined, holy …

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  • 13 seraphic — adjective literary extremely beautiful or pure, like an angel …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 seraphic — se·raph·ic …

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  • 15 seraphic — UK [səˈræfɪk] / US adjective literary 1) beautiful and pure 2) happy and satisfied …

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  • 16 seraphic — /səˈræfɪk/ (say suh rafik) adjective of, like, or befitting a seraph. Also, seraphical. –seraphically, adverb …

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  • 17 seraphic — adj. 1 of or like the seraphim. 2 ecstatically adoring, fervent, or serene. Derivatives: seraphically adv. Etymology: med.L seraphicus f. LL (as SERAPH) …

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  • 18 Seraphic fire — is an American professional chamber choir based in Miami, FL. Seraphic Fire collaborated with Shakira on the opening track of her album Oral Fixation Vol. 2 and became the first classical ensemble to be featured on a Billboard 200 rated album… …

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  • 19 Seraphic Fire — (El fuego seráfico) es un grupo coral profesional con sede en Miami, Florida, creado y dirigido por Patrick Dupré Quigley[1] [2] desde su fundación en 2002. Integrado por 25 coreutas, en los últimos años ha creado también la orquesta de cámara… …

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  • 20 Seraphic Crown — • Also known as the Seraphic Rosary. Brief history, general description of how one prays this chaplet Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …

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