meaning of Blessing

Blessing meaning in General Dictionary

The work of just one which blesses

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  • a desirable state
  • a brief prayer of thanks before meals
  • a ceremonial prayer invoking divine security
  • the act of praying for divine protection
  • the formal work of approving
  • of Bless
  • The act of one which blesses.
  • A declaration of divine favor, or an invocation imploring divine benefit on some or something; a benediction; a wish of happiness pronounces.
  • A means of glee; whatever promotes success and welfare; a beneficent present.
  • something special.
  • Grateful praise or worship.

Blessing meaning in Names Dictionary

Consecrated.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Female


Blessing meaning in Etymology Dictionary

Old English bletsunga, bledsunge; see bless. Meaning "gift from God" is from mid-14c. In feeling of "religious invocation before meals" it's taped from 1738. Phrase true blessing in disguise is taped from 1746.


Blessing meaning in General Dictionary

(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bless

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  • (v. t.) The work of just one who blesses.
  • (v. t.) A declaration of divine favor, or an invocation imploring divine favor on some or something like that; a benediction; a wish of delight pronounces.
  • (v. t.) A way of happiness; that which encourages success and benefit; a beneficent gift.
  • (v. t.) Something special.
  • (v. t.) Grateful compliments or worship.

Sentence Examples with the word Blessing

Like the former, he believes in a supreme personal God, possessing all gracious qualities (saguna), not in the quality-less (nirguna) neuter impersonal Brahman of Sankaracharya; this Lord Himself once took the human form, and became incarnate, for the blessing of mankind, as Rama.

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