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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 be·at·i·tude /biˈætəˌtud, ˌtjud/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Be·at·i·tude n.
 1. Felicity of the highest kind; consummate bliss.
 2. Any one of the nine declarations (called the Beatitudes), made in the Sermon on the Mount (--Matt. v. 3-12), with regard to the blessedness of those who are distinguished by certain specified virtues.
 3. R. C. Ch. Beatification.
 Syn: -- Blessedness; felicity; happiness.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a state of supreme happiness [syn: blessedness, beatification]
      2: one of the eight sayings of Jesus at the beginning of the
         Sermon on the Mount; in Latin each saying begins with
         `beatus' (blessed); "her favorite Beatitude is `Blessed
         are the meek for they shall inherit the earth'"