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beatitude (n.)

early 15c., "supreme happiness," from French béatitude (15c.) and directly from Latin beatitudinem (nominative beatitudo) "state of blessedness," from past participle stem of beare "make happy" (see Beatrice). Attested from 1520s as "a declaration of blessedness" (usually plural, beatitudes, especially in reference to the Sermon on the Mount).

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Definitions of beatitude from WordNet
1
beatitude (n.)
a state of supreme happiness;
Synonyms: blessedness / beatification
2
Beatitude (n.)
one of the eight sayings of Jesus at the beginning of the Sermon on the Mount; in Latin each saying begins with `beatus' (blessed);
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