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[trans-loo-ner-ee, tranz-; trans-loo-nuh-ree, tranz-]
  1. situated beyond or above the moon; superlunary.
  2. celestial, rather than earthly.
  3. ideal; visionary.
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Origin of translunary

1620–30; trans- + lunary < French lun(aire) or Latin lun(āris) lunar + -ary
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Historical Examples of translunary

  • Moral obliquities are little considered in these fair favorites of translunary powers.

    Solomon and Solomonic Literature

    Moncure Daniel Conway