What does the word celestial mean?

Usage examples for celestial

  1. As he approached the largest, and stood hesitating whether he should enter, a man gorgeously attired stepped forth, and, taking him by the hand, welcomed him to the celestial abode. – The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman
  2. Whom seek the sick, but the celestial doctor? – Through Five Republics on Horseback by G. Whitfield Ray
  3. All those thoughts tend to thee, celestial creature, because in thee they return to the aim and object of my whole existence; but the thought I send thee, as 'twere a flower, comes from thee, exists only in thee, and returns to thee alone. – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009