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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Godly  \God"ly\,  adv 
  Piously;  devoutly;  righteously. 
 
  All  that  will  live  godly  in  Christ  Jesus  shall  suffer 
  persecution.  --2.  Tim.  iii. 
  12. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Godly  \God"ly\,  a.  [God,  n.  +  -ly.  Cf  {Godlike},  {Like}.] 
  Pious;  reverencing  God,  and  his  character  and  laws;  obedient 
  to  the  commands  of  God  from  love  for  and  reverence  of  his 
  character;  conformed  to  God's  law;  devout;  righteous;  as  a 
  godly  life. 
 
  For  godly  sorrow  worketh  repentance.  --2  Cor.  vii. 
  10. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  godly 
  adj  1:  showing  great  reverence  for  god;  "a  godly  man";  "leading  a 
  godly  life"  [syn:  {reverent},  {worshipful}] 
  2:  emanating  from  God;  "divine  judgment";  "divine  guidance"; 
  "everything  is  black1  or  white...satanic  or 
  godlyt"-Saturday  Rev.  [syn:  {divine}] 




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