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Definition of Spiritual


  1. Consisting of spirit; not material; incorporeal; as, a spiritual substance or being.
  2. Of or pertaining to the intellectual and higher endowments of the mind; mental; intellectual.
  3. Of or pertaining to the moral feelings or states of the soul, as distinguished from the external actions; reaching and affecting the spirits.
  4. Of or pertaining to the soul or its affections as influenced by the Spirit; controlled and inspired by the divine Spirit; proceeding from the Holy Spirit; pure; holy; divine; heavenly-minded; -- opposed to carnal.
  5. Not lay or temporal; relating to sacred things; ecclesiastical; as, the spiritual functions of the clergy; lords spiritual and temporal; a spiritual corporation.
  6. A spiritual function, office, or affair. See Spirituality, 2.
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Spiritual Translations

spiritual in Dutch is geestelijk
spiritual in German is geistlich
spiritual in Portuguese is espiritual