Definitions and translations for "blessing"

Definition of blessing

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1. Some kind of divine or supernatural aid, or reward.
2. A pronouncement invoking divine aid.
3. Good fortune.
4. A modern pagan ceremony.
5. The act of declaring or bestowing favor; approval.
We will not proceed without the executive director's blessing.
6. A thing one is glad of.
7. A prayer before a meal; grace.
8. A group of unicorns.
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English - English - blessing

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n. fortune, grace; gift from God; prayer said over someone or something (as in the prayer made before a meal)

English - Spanish - blessing

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s. bendición

English - French - blessing

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n. bénédiction, fortune, grâce, bienfait; chance, cadeau de Dieu

English - German - blessing

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[bless] v. segnen, preisen
n. Segen, Preisung

English - Indonesian - blessing

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n. berkat, restu, afwah, sempena, syafaat, untung, keberkatan, kerelaan

English - Italian - blessing

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s. benedizione; (fig) dono, beneficio; (fig) approvazione, beneplacito

English - Polish - blessing

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n. błogosławieństwo

English - Portuguese - blessing

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s. bênção; graça

English - Romanian - blessing

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n. binecuvântare, blagoslovenie, blagoslovire, fericire, noroc, bine

English - Russian - blessing

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с. благословение; благо, благодеяние, блаженство, счастье; молитва

English - Turkish - blessing

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i. dua, nimet, lütuf, şükran, bereket, hayır dua, kutsama

English - Ukrainian - blessing

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n. благословення, добродійність, молитва, щасливий дар

English - Dutch - blessing

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zn. zegen

English - Greek - blessing

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ουσ. ευλογία, θεία χάρις

English - Arabic - blessing

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‏بركة، نعمة‏

English - Chinese - blessing

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(名) 祝福

English - Chinese - blessing

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(名) 祝福

English - Hindi - blessing

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n. आशीर्वाद, प्रदान
a. आशीर्वाद का

English - Japanese - blessing

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(名) 祝福; 天恵; ありがたいもの
(動) 祝福する; 授ける; 賛美する; 清める

English - Korean - blessing

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명. 은총, 축복; 은혜

English - Vietnamese - blessing

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n. đọc kinh, không thiếu, ăn uống no say, may phước, sự hạnh phúc
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Synonyms for blessing
1. good fortune: advantage, benefit, windfall, asset, boon
2. benison: consecration, eucharist, baptism, benediction, sanctification, windfall