extramundane

[ ek-struh-muhn-deyn, -muhn-deyn ]
/ ˌɛk strə mʌnˈdeɪn, -ˈmʌn deɪn /

adjective

beyond our world or the material universe.

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Origin of extramundane

First recorded in 1655–65, extramundane is from the Late Latin word extrāmundānus beyond the world. See extra-, mundane
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British Dictionary definitions for extramundane

extramundane
/ (ˌɛkstrəˈmʌndeɪn) /

adjective

not of the physical world or universe
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