Empyrean Definition

ĕmpī-rēən, ĕm-pîrē-ən
noun
The highest heaven.
Webster's New World
The abode of God and the angels; paradise.
American Heritage
The sky; the celestial vault; firmament.
Webster's New World
adjective
Of or relating to the empyrean of ancient belief.
American Heritage
Webster's New World

Of the sky or the heavens; celestially refined.

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Other Word Forms of Empyrean

Noun

Singular:
empyrean
Plural:
empyreans

Origin of Empyrean

  • From Latin empȳreus, from Ancient Greek ἔμπυρος (empyros), from ἐν (en, “in”) + πῦρ (pyr, “fire”) (English pyre).

    From Wiktionary

  • From Medieval Latin empyreum from empyreus empyreal empyreal

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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