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

 em·py·re·an /-ən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Em·py·re·an n.  The highest heaven, where the pure element of fire was supposed by the ancients to subsist.
 The empyrean rung
 With hallelujahs.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Em·py·re·an, a. Empyreal.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of or relating to the sky or heavens; "the empyrean sphere"
             [syn: empyreal]
      2: inspiring awe; "well-meaning ineptitude that rises to
         empyreal absurdity"- M.S.Dworkin; "empyrean aplomb"-
         Hamilton Basso; "the sublime beauty of the night" [syn: empyreal,
      n : the apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which
          celestial bodies appear to be projected [syn: celestial
          sphere, sphere, firmament, heavens, vault of
          heaven, welkin]