stellify

transitive verb stel·li·fy \ˈsteləˌfī\

Definition of stellify

-ed/-ing/-es

  1. :  to turn into or as if into a star :  place among the stars :  glorify therefore deserves to be stellified by British astronomers — John Ruskin

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Origin and Etymology of stellify

Middle English stellifien, from Middle French stellifier, from Medieval Latin stellificare, from Latin stella star + -ificare -ify


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