beatificate

transitive verb

be·​a·​tif·​i·​cate
ˌbē-ə-ˈti-fə-ˌkāt,
bē-ˈa-tə-fə-
-ed/-ing/-s

Word History

Etymology

Italian beatificato (past participle of beatificare), from Late Latin beatificatus, past participle of beatificare, from Latin beatificus

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“Beatificate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beatificate. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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