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



BrE BrE//səˈlestiəl//
; NAmE NAmE//səˈlestʃl//
[usually before noun] (formal or literary)
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of the sky or of heaven celestial bodies (= the sun, moon, stars, etc.) celestial light/music compare terrestrial Word Originlate Middle English: via Old French from medieval Latin caelestialis, from Latin caelestis, from caelum ‘heaven’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: celestial