empyreal

[ em-pir-ee-uh l, -pahy-ree-, em-puh-ree-uh l, -pahy- ]SEE DEFINITION OF empyreal
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EMPYREAL

So small is the World, compared with the wide extent of the empyreal Heaven.

For her the amaranth of the empyreal Heaven is as comfortless as the adamant of Hell.

This latter had in the upper part of it the empyreal, or heaven of pure light.

The first was the empyreal heaven, which was the most remote.

Khirad, Intelligence or the first Intelligence, was supposed to be the guardian of the empyreal heaven (Erskine).

Mr Priestley gave it the name of dephlogisticated air, Mr Scheele called it empyreal air.

At Acropolis, near Athens, Minerva's statue formerly fell from the empyreal heaven.

WORD ORIGIN

late 15c.; see empyrean.

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