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  1. beyond the scope or range of reason; intuitional.
  2. extremely rational.
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Origin of superrational

First recorded in 1675–85; super- + rational
Related formssu·per·ra·tion·al·i·ty, nounsu·per·ra·tion·al·ly, adverb
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Historical Examples of super-rational

  • Second, the ultimately Real is to be regarded as a supersensuous, super-rational, and unconditional Absolutethe mystic One.

    Nature Mysticism

    J. Edward Mercer

  • To the rational man it alone gives the super-rational sanction for living.

  • Every great religion fosters man's aspiration to have direct communion with God in some super-rational way.

  • In fact, all that lies in the intelligible world is either rational or super-rational, namely: Intelligence and pure Soul.