-ä-(ˌ)tu̇s sometimes bē-ˈā-təs
plural beati
bā-ˈä-(ˌ)tē sometimes bē-ˈā-ˌtī
Roman Catholicism
: a man or boy who has been beatified

Word History


Latin, blessed, happy

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“Beatus.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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