Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having been recognized and declared, by the church, that a deceased has entered heaven; having attained this step in the process of canonization.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of beatify.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. proclaimed one of the blessed and thus worthy of veneration.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. Roman Catholic; proclaimed one of the blessed and thus worthy of veneration

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.