Definition of Supernal

1. Adjective. Being or coming from on high. "Interpret the plague as a visitation from heaven, a supernal punishment for the sins of men"

Also: Heavenly
Antonyms: Infernal



2. Adjective. Of heaven or the spirit. "The supernal happiness of a quiet death"
Exact synonyms: Celestial, Ethereal
Similar to: Heavenly
Derivative terms: Ether

Definition of Supernal

1. a. Being in a higher place or region; locally higher; as, the supernal orbs; supernal regions.

Definition of Supernal

1. Adjective. Pertaining to heaven or to the sky; celestial. ¹

2. Adjective. Exalted, exquisite, superlative. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Supernal

1. pertaining to the sky [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Supernal

supermorbidly
supermotard
supermotards
supermoto
supermotos
supermouse
supermultiplet
supermultiplets
supermum
supermums
supermundane
supermusical
supermusicals
supernacular
supernaculum
supernal (current term)
supernally
supernannies
supernanny
supernatant
supernatants
supernatation
supernate
supernates
supernation
supernational
supernationally
supernations
supernatural
supernatural being

Literary usage of Supernal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Yoga-system of Patañjali: The Book of the Spiritual Man : an Interpretation by Patañjali, Vyāsa, Vācaspatimiśra (1914)
"In concentration these [supernal activities] are obstacles; in the emergent state they are perfections (siddhi). These, the vividness and so forth, ..."

2. Sanders' Union Fifth Reader: Embracing a Full Exposition of the Principles by Charles Walton Sanders (1872)
"1 Su PER' NAL, (SUPER,above;) relating to things above; celestial; heavenly PASSING TO THE supernal.1 SAT. EVE. POST. !• T AM drifting, slowly drifting, ..."

3. The Supernatural: Its Origin, Nature and Evolution by John H. King (1892)
"supernal concepts due to physical causes, I. 20 supernal concepts due to deceptive ... 259 supernal concepts, ontogenic line of their evolution, II. ..."

4. Man an Organic Community: Being an Exposition of the Law that the Human by John H. King (1893)
"In all these states of being, some or all of the following supernal phenomena may be ... supernal powers over impersonal objects and other personalities, ..."

5. Buddhist and Christian Gospels: Now First Compared from the Originals by Albert Joseph Edmunds (1908)
"THE MASTER HEARS supernal VOICES. Mark I. u. A voice came out of the heavens: Thou art my beloved Son, in thee I am well pleased. ..."

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