Open main menu

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin empyreus, from Ancient Greek ἐμπύριος (empúrios, fiery), from ἐν (en, en-) + πῦρ (pûr, fire) (English pyre).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɛmˈpɪɹɪəl/, /ɛmpɪˈɹiː.əl/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ɛmˈpɪɹ.i.əl/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

empyreal (not comparable)

  1. Pertaining to the highest heaven or the empyrean
    Synonyms: celestial, sublime, exalted
  2. Of the sky or heavens.
  3. Fiery, made of pure fire.

SynonymsEdit

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit