What does the word beauteous mean?

Usage examples for beauteous

  1. Its ecstacy Could find hard death so beauteous, It sees through tears how Christ loved us, And speaks, in saying " I love thus," No blasphemy. – Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul by Various
  2. 234. " And cross their limits cut a sloping way, Which the twelve signs in beauteous order sway." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  3. When the delighted father, doubly blest, Resigned his daughter to his glorious guest, The people shared the gladness which it gave, The union of the beauteous and the brave. – Persian Literature, Volume 1,Comprising The Shah Nameh, The Rubaiyat, The Divan, and The Gulistan by Anonymous