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  Definition of bless
  1. give a benediction to; "The dying man blessed his son"
  2. render holy by means of religious rites
  3. make the sign of the cross over someone in order to call on God for protection; consecrate
  4. confer prosperity or happiness on
Similar Words: consecrate, hallow, sanctify, sign

 

Hyponyms: anoint, inunct, oil, anele, embrocate, reconsecrate

 

Derivational Morphology: benediction, blessing, sanctification, saint, holy man, holy person, angel, consecration, signal, signaling, sign

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: bekoj   Croatian: blagosloviti  
Dutch: zegenen   Esperanto: beni  
French: bénir   German: segnen  
Hebrew: לברך   Hungarian: megáld  
Icelandic: blessa   Italian: benedire  
Norwegian: velsigne   Polish: błogosławić  
Portuguese: abençoar   Russian: благославлять  
Slovene: blagosloviti   Spanish: bendecir  
Telugu: దీవించు  
 
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