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Definition of Calm


  1. Freedom from motion, agitation, or disturbance; a cessation or absence of that which causes motion or disturbance, as of winds or waves; tranquility; stillness; quiet; serenity.
  2. To make calm; to render still or quiet, as elements; as, to calm the winds.
  3. To deliver from agitation or excitement; to still or soothe, as the mind or passions.
  4. Not stormy; without motion, as of winds or waves; still; quiet; serene; undisturbed.
  5. Undisturbed by passion or emotion; not agitated or excited; tranquil; quiet in act or speech.

Calm Quotations

For there is no friend like a sister in calm or stormy weather; To cheer one on the tedious way, to fetch one if one goes astray, to lift one if one totters down, to strengthen whilst one stands.
Christina Rossetti

After a storm comes a calm. - Matthew Henry
After a storm comes a calm.
Matthew Henry

Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.
Martin Luther

When adversity strikes, that's when you have to be the most calm. Take a step back, stay strong, stay grounded and press on.
LL Cool J

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.
Saint Francis de Sales
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Calm Translations

calm in Afrikaans is kalm
calm in Danish is rolig
calm in Dutch is stil, bedaard, rustig, kalm
calm in Finnish is tyyni
calm in French is calmer, tranquille, calmez, sang froid, silence
calm in German is beruhigen, still
calm in Italian is equilibrato, calmare, ristoro, calmo, calma
calm in Latin is equus, sedo, aequus
calm in Norwegian is vindstille, rolig
calm in Portuguese is calma
calm in Spanish is ponderado, silencio, quieto, aquietar, tranquilo
calm in Swedish is stilla