• enPR blĕsʹĭd, IPA: /ˈblɛsɪd/, /blɛst/


  1. Having divine aid, or protection, or other blessing.
    • 1611, King James Bible, Matthew 5:5
      Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.
  2. (Roman Catholicism) A title indicating the beatification of a person, thus allowing public veneration of those who have lived in sanctity or died as martyrs.
  3. Held in veneration; revered.
  4. Worthy of worship; holy.
  5. (informal) An intensifier; damned.
    Not one blessed person offered to help me out.
Synonyms Antonyms Translations Translations
  • German: selig
  • Italian: beato
  • Russian: блаже́нный
Translations Translations Verb
  1. Simple past tense and past participle of bless

Proper noun
  1. Surname
  1. (Roman Catholicism) An epithet indicating that a person has been beatified.
  2. Alternative letter-case form of blessed used when referring to an important figure, such as God, or to an important item or event.

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