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Synonyms for temporal
ˈtɛm pər əl, ˈtɛm prəltem·po·ral

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms2.0 / 2 votes

  1. temporal

    secular, worldly, civil, political, transient, fleeting, laical, terrestrial, sublunary, mundane

    religious, spiritual, ecclesiastical, eternal, sacerdotal

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. temporal role, temporaladjective

    the semantic role of the noun phrase that designates the time of the state or action denoted by the verb

    temporal role

    heavenly, lasting, permanent

  2. temporaladjective

    not eternal

    "temporal matters of but fleeting moment"- F.D.Roosevelt

    secular, worldly

    lasting, permanent, heavenly

  3. temporaladjective

    of or relating to or limited by time

    "temporal processing"; "temporal dimensions"; "temporal and spacial boundaries"; "music is a temporal art"

    secular, worldly

    heavenly, permanent, lasting

  4. temporaladjective

    of or relating to the temples (the sides of the skull behind the orbit)

    "temporal bone"

    secular, worldly

    lasting, heavenly, permanent

  5. worldly, secular, temporaladjective

    characteristic of or devoted to the temporal world as opposed to the spiritual world

    "worldly goods and advancement"; "temporal possessions of the church"

    profane, lay, blase, laic, secular, worldly

    permanent, lasting, heavenly

  6. temporaladjective

    of this earth or world

    "temporal joys"; "our temporal existence"

    secular, worldly

    heavenly, permanent, lasting

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. temporaladjective

    worldly, terrestrial, mundane, secular, of this world, of this life, not spiritual, not ecclesiastical

  2. temporaladjective

    transient, fleeting, TEMPORARY

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  1. temporaladjective

    secular, worldly, temporary, political, civil

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "temporal":

    temporary, time, lobe

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  1. Mary Baker Eddy:

    Spirit is the real and eternal matter is the unreal and temporal.

  2. Meister Eckhart:

    Time is what keeps the light from reaching us. There is no greater obstacle to God than time: and not only time but temporalities, not only temporal things but temporal affections, not only temporal affections but the very taint and smell of time.

  3. Henry Paulson:

    And oftentimes, we also will do brain metabolism imaging, it’s Positron Emission Tomography or PET imaging, and that can tell us which parts of the frontal lobes or the temporal lobes are involved.

  4. Siddha Nagarjuna:

    This body, full of faults, Has yet one great quality Whatever it encounters in this temporal life Depends upon one's actions.

  5. The FDA:

    Given the temporal association and biological plausibility, FDA agrees with the assessments of the investigators that these events were possibly related to study vaccine. … Therefore, [Guillain-Barre] is being considered an important potential risk.

Translations for temporal

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  • temporalCatalan, Valencian
  • spánkový, časový, světskýCzech
  • verdslig, tidsmæssigeDanish
  • vorübergehend, zeitlich, Schläfen, zeitweilig, diesseitig, temporär, Schläfen-, weltlichGerman
  • χρονικόςGreek
  • tempaEsperanto
  • sienes, temporalSpanish
  • aja-, ajaline, ajutineEstonian
  • زمانیPersian
  • maallinen, väliaikainen, ajallinen, aika-, ohimo-, hetkellinen, lyhytaikainenFinnish
  • temporelle, temporel, temporaireFrench
  • saoghaltaScottish Gaelic
  • זמניHebrew
  • temporaleItalian
  • templaris, temporarius, temporalis, temporalibusLatin
  • forbigående, jordisk, temporal, verdslig, timelig, temporærNorwegian
  • czasowyPolish
  • temporalPortuguese
  • temporal, trecător, temporarRomanian
  • временной, временный, преходящий, височныйRussian
  • tidsmässig, tillfällig, temporal, jordisk, världslig, temporär, tidsbundenSwedish
  • உலகியல்Tamil
  • muvakkat, geçici, cismani, dünyevi, zamana ait, fani, maddi, zamansalTurkish
  • Chinese

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