eternal

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From Old French eternal, from Late Latin aeternalis, from Latin aeternus (eternal), from aevum (age).

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eternal (not comparable)

  1. Lasting forever; unending.
  2. (philosophy) existing outside time; as opposed to sempiternal, existing within time but everlastingly
  3. (dated) Exceedingly great or bad; used as an intensifier.
    some eternal villain

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eternal m, f (masculine and feminine plural eternals)

  1. eternal

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eternal m, f (plural eternales)

  1. eternal

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