Definition of beatific adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

beatific

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌbiːəˈtɪfɪk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌbiːəˈtɪfɪk//
 
(formal)
 
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showing great joy and peace a beatific smile/expression Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from French béatifique or Latin beatificus, from beatus ‘blessed’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: beatific