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empyrean

  

      n  
1    Archaic   the highest part of the (supposedly spherical) heavens, thought in ancient times to contain the pure element of fire and by early Christians to be the abode of God and the angels  
2    Poetic   the heavens or sky  
      adj     (also)   
  empyreal  
3    of or relating to the sky, the heavens, or the empyrean  
4    heavenly or sublime  
5    Archaic   composed of fire  
     (C17: from Medieval Latin empyreus, from Greek empuros fiery, from pur fire)  
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empyrean

  
   , empyreal  
aerial, airy, celestial, ethereal, heavenly, refined, skylike, sublime  

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