Christianity Celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven; observed on the 40th day after Easter.
Polish: Wniebowstąpienie, Wniebowstąpienie Pańskie
A movement upward.
Dutch: Hemelvaart, hemelvaart
New Testament The rising of the body of Jesus into heaven on the 40th day after his Resurrection.
synonym: Ascension of Christ.
Dutch: hemelvaart, Hemelvaart
astronomy The rising of a star above the horizon.
The act of changing location in an upward direction.
Dutch: beklimming, bestijging, Hemelvaart, hemelvaart, opklimming, opkomst, opstijgen, stijging
Moby thesaurus: anabasis, apotheosis, ascent, assumption, clamber, climb, climbing, elevation, escalade, fountain, gathering, gush, gyring up, increase, jet, jump, leap, levitation, mount, mounting ... show more.
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