Wednesday, December 11, 2013

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sempiternal

[sem-pi-tur-nl]



adjective Literary. 

everlasting; eternal. 


Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Late Latin sempiternālis, equivalent to Latin sempitern ( us ) everlasting semp ( er ) always + -i- -i- + -ternus suffix of temporal adjectives; see eterne) + -ālis -al1
Related forms
sem·pi·ter·nal·ly, adverb




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