Jump to: navigation, search


  • Def: Eternity 1. infinite time; duration without beginning or end; 2. eternal existence; 3. Theology. the timeless state into which the soul passes at a person's death; 4. an endless or seemingly endless period of time;

  • Origin: 1325–75; ME eternite < L aeternitās. See eterne, -ity;

  • Synonyms: aeon, afterlife, age, ages, endless time, endlessness, everlastingness, future, immortality, imperishability, infiniteness, infinitude, infinity, perpetuity, timelessness, up there, upstairs. Unabridged