Beatitude - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |biˈætɪtjuːd|  American pronunciation of the word beatitude
Brit.  |bɪˈatɪtjuːd|  British pronunciation of the word beatitude

noun

- a state of supreme happiness (syn: beatification, blessedness)
- one of the eight sayings of Jesus at the beginning of the Sermon on the Mount; in Latin each saying begins with `beatus' (blessed)

Examples

...not from earthly riches but from the milk of human kindness comes true beatitude...

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