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blessed British & World English

Made holy; consecrated

bless British & World English

Pronounce words in a religious rite in order to confer or invoke divine favour upon; ask God to look favourably on

the Blessed in blessed British & World English

Those who live with God in heaven

Blessed Virgin Mary British & World English

A title given to Mary, the mother of Jesus (see Mary)

Islands of the Blessed British & World English

(In classical mythology) a land, traditionally located near the place where the sun sets, to which the souls of the good were taken to enjoy a life of eternal bliss

bless oneself in bless British & World English

Make the sign of the cross

the Blessed Sacrament in sacrament British & World English

(In Catholic use) the consecrated elements of the Eucharist, especially the bread or Host

bless someone with in bless British & World English

(Of God or some notional higher power) endow someone with (a particular cherished thing or attribute)

Mary1 British & World English

Mother of Jesus; known as the (Blessed) Virgin Mary, or St Mary, or Our Lady. According to the Gospels she was a virgin betrothed to Joseph and conceived Jesus by the power of the Holy Spirit. She has been venerated by Catholic and Orthodox Churches from the earliest Christian times. Feast days, 1 January (Roman Catholic Church), 25 March (Annunciation), 15 August (Assumption), 8 September (Nativity), 8 December (Immaculate Conception)

the (Blessed) Virgin Mary in Mary1 British & World English

Mother of Jesus; known as the (Blessed) Virgin Mary, or St Mary, or Our Lady. According to the Gospels she was a virgin betrothed to Joseph and conceived Jesus by the power of the Holy Spirit. She has been venerated by Catholic and Orthodox Churches from the earliest Christian times. Feast days, 1 January (Roman Catholic Church), 25 March (Annunciation), 15 August (Assumption), 8 September (Nativity), 8 December (Immaculate Conception)

St. Basil the Blessed in St. Basil's Cathedral British & World English

A cathedral on the south side of Red Square in Moscow, commissioned by Ivan the Terrible to commemorate his capture of Kazan from the Tartars in 1552 and built between 1555 and 1560. The official name of the cathedral is the Cathedral of the Intercession of the Virgin, for Kazan was taken on October 1, the Orthodox feast of the Intercession of the Virgin. The more common name St. Basil’s Cathedral is from St. Basil the Blessed, a ‘holy fool’ who was buried near the site of the cathedral

blessed English Thesaurus

a blessed place

blessed English-Spanish

→ bless

of blessed memory in blessed English-Spanish

a quien Dios tenga en su gloria

the Blessed Sacrament in blessed English-Spanish

el Santísimo Sacramento

blessed are the poor in blessed English-Spanish

bienaventurados los pobres

the (Blessed) Virgin Mary in virgin English-Spanish

la (Santísima) Virgen María

the Blessed Virgin (Mary) in blessed English-Spanish

la Santísima Virgen (María)

they were blessed with a son in bless English-Spanish

Dios los bendijo con un hijo

our dear mother of blessed memory in memory English-Spanish

nuestra querida madre, que en gloria esté

we have been blessed with good health in bless English-Spanish

tenemos la suerte de gozar de buena salud

I'll be blessed if I can remember his name in bless English-Spanish

por nada del mundo me puedo acordar de cómo se llama