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godly

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1 showing a devotion to God and to a life of virtue
  • a godly and humble man who will be richly rewarded in the next world

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2 of, relating to, or being God
  • a godly voice from the heavens commanded him to build an ark

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The first known use of godly was in the 14th century

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“Godly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/godly. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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