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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

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm. - Publilius Syrus
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
Publilius Syrus

True love is not a strong, fiery, impetuous passion. It is, on the contrary, an element calm and deep. It looks beyond mere externals, and is attracted by qualities alone. It is wise and discriminating, and its devotion is real and abiding.
Ellen G. White

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

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

Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that's very important for good health.
Dalai Lama
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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
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