supermundane

adjective su·per·mundane \"+\

Definition of supermundane

  1. :  transcending the earthly :  divine, celestial, supernatural supermundane idealism — A. L. Locke some supermundane urge … for liberty, for happiness, for truth — Biosophical Review

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Origin and Etymology of supermundane

Late Latin supermundanus, from Latin super- + mundus world + -anus -an


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