• WordNet 3.6
    • adj beloved dearly loved
    • n beloved a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Anti-American demonstrators protesting in Bangladesh after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks carried posters of Osama bin Laden sitting alongside Bert, a beloved Sesame Street Muppet character
    • p. p. & a Beloved Greatly loved; dear to the heart. "Antony, so well beloved of Cæsar.""This is my beloved Son."
    • n Beloved One greatly loved. "My beloved is mine, and I am his."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: General Robert E. Lee was not a slaveholder and never believed in slavery. He never believed in secession from the United States and strongly condemned it. He decided to lead the armies of the South because he wanted nothing to happen to his beloved Virginia.
    • beloved Loved; greatly loved; dear to the heart.
    • n beloved One who is greatly loved; one very dear.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The English Romantic poet Lord Byron was so devastated upon the death of his beloved Newfoundland, whose name was Boatswain, that he had inscribed upon the dog's gravestone the following: "Beauty without vanity, strength without insolence, courage without ferocity, and all the virtues of man without his vices."
    • p.adj Beloved be-luvd′ or be-luv′ed much loved, very dear—often compounded with well-; best-, &c
    • n Beloved one who is much loved
    • p.adj Beloved be-luvd′ or be-luv′ed, much loved, very dear—often compounded with well-; best-, &c
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  • Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    “The essence of man is, discontent, divine discontent; a sort of love without a beloved, the ache we feel in a member we no longer have.”
  • Mark Sullivan
    Mark Sullivan
    “The more characteristic American hero in the earlier day, and the more beloved type at all times, was not the hustler but the whittler.”
  • St. Francis of Assisi
    “Above all the grace and the gifts that Christ gives to his beloved is that of overcoming self.”
  • St. John of the Cross
    St. John of the Cross
    “Love consists not in feeling great things but in having great detachment and in suffering for the Beloved.”
  • Rudyard Kipling
    “God gives all men all earth to love, but since man's heart is small, ordains for each one spot shall prove belov?d over all.”
  • Margaret Fuller
    “Beware of over-great pleasure in being popular or even beloved.”


In literature:

Often, when beloved by a youthful hunter, their hearts were doomed to wither in the pang of an eternal separation.
"Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 1 (of 3)" by James Athearn Jones
They were few in number, and universally revered, beloved, and feared.
"Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by James Athearn Jones
Herezuelo, as he walked along, thought of his beloved Leonor, so delicate, so gentle, so faithful.
"The Last Look" by W.H.G. Kingston
One, Elder Cossey, arose, a Tartar, not much beloved, but prominent in these matters.
"Vesty of the Basins" by Sarah P. McLean Greene
He thought he was having a grand time with a princess on his back and his beloved master keeping pace with him.
"The Man of the Desert" by Grace Livingston Hill
Wheresoever he goes he is beloved.
"The Holy Cross and Other Tales" by Eugene Field
Again they embraced their beloved; again they wept; then one more embrace, one last kiss, and he was gone.
"Which?" by Ernest Daudet
Among other changes, we lost one of our most valuable and beloved officers.
"Three Years in the Sixth Corps" by George T. Stevens
My child shall be both beautiful and beloved.
"Olive A Novel" by Dinah Maria Craik, (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
There were few men more beloved than Professor Merriman.
"A Modern Tomboy" by L. T. Meade
The Well-beloved was Himself the only object which attracted my heart.
"The Autobiography of Madame Guyon" by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon
SEMELE, a beautiful princess, the daughter of Cadmus, king of Phoenicia, was greatly beloved by Zeus.
"Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome" by E.M. Berens
Often did Mars-beloved Menelaus entertain him in our palace, when he would come from Crete.
"The Iliad of Homer (1873)" by Homer
Why did you beat our beloved?
"The Wagnerian Romances" by Gertrude Hall
Perhaps it was that which helped to make him so universally beloved.
"A Portrait of Old George Town" by Grace Dunlop Ecker
Beloved missives, where was the worshipped writer now?
"The Dop Doctor" by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
And when Grace had closed the eyes of her beloved, she lay down to her own long rest.
"Robin Tremayne" by Emily Sarah Holt
He was a gentleman of the old school, beloved and respected by everyone.
"As I Remember" by Marian Gouverneur
Oh, my beloved brother!
"A Struggle for Rome, v. 3" by Felix Dahn
Yes, thou art fair, my beloved.
"Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern" by Edgar Saltus

In poetry:

So swift the hours are moving
Unto the time unproved:
Farewell my love unloving,
Farewell my love beloved!
"Earth The Healer, Earth The Keeper" by William Morris
Thou God-idea, Life-encrowned,
The Bethlehem babe--
Beloved, replete, by flesh embound--
Was but thy shade!
"Christmas Morn" by Mary Baker Eddy
And following her beloved Lord,
In decent poverty,
She makes her life one sweet record
And deed of charity.
"The Good Part That Shall Not Be Taken Away" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
His wondrous works and ways
He made by Moses known
But sent the world his truth and grace
By his beloved Son.
"Psalm 103 part 1" by Isaac Watts
In high Olympus' sacred shade
A gift Minerva wrought
For her beloved philosopher
Immersed in deepest thought.
"To Papa" by Louisa May Alcott
Weep not beloved parents,
The Lord, He knoweth best,
Your child's not dead but sleeping
In God's angelic nest.
"Excelsior. Rev. 21:11. 19:1" by Frank Barbour Coffin

In news:

He is the beloved husband of Mrs Jeannette E (Comeau) Burke.
Beloved Wife of the late Ruben Caraballo.
Kevin Clash, an African American kid from a working-class Baltimore neighborhood, did not create the beloved Sesame Street puppet Elmo.
Reality stars Coco and Ice-T post their personal photos of their beloved English Bulldog , 'Spartacus', on Twitter.
When I got my second bird dog many years ago, it was not one of my beloved English pointers, Brittanys or setters.
The beloved and much-vaunted department store was so crucial to the city's early years that in the 1880s it was said Chicago boiled down to just two things: the Stockyards and Marshall Field & Co.
One of our beloved dogs.
PHOENIX (AP) — Officials in the town where the late "Family Circus" cartoonist Bil Keane lived have proposed a memorial featuring a bronze sculpture of his beloved characters.
PHOENIX — Officials in the town where the late "Family Circus" cartoonist Bil Keane lived have proposed a memorial featuring a bronze sculpture of his beloved characters.
She was the beloved wife of Michael, now deceased, dearest mother of Michelle (Kenneth) Wiklins and Sharon.
Eugenia (Sulyma) Curran died on June 29, 2012, at Emerald Bay Manor Health Center, in Cumberland, R.I. She was born in Woonsocket, R.I. She was the beloved wife of the late Patrick J Curran.
Raj Kumar, a onetime child actor who became one of south India's most beloved movie stars and later was kidnapped by a notorious bandit, died Wednesday at age 77.
In every incarnation, be it ambassador, teacher or fashion model, Blaze was a beloved member of the community.
Investigators have concluded that arson was the likely cause of a fire in January that left one of Italy's most beloved cultural monuments.
As with many beloved Italian preparations, this rich fish stew has variations from one part of the province to the other.

In science:

The Crocodile’s Dilemma is an ancient paradox that is a deviously cute self-referential paradox. A crocodile steals a child and the mother of the child begs for the return of her beloved baby.
A Universal Approach to Self-Referential Paradoxes, Incompleteness and Fixed Points
Belov, with negative effective permittivity: A quasi-static model,” Microwave Opt.
Modeling and Analysis of Composite Antenna Superstrates Consisting on Grids of Loaded Wires
Beloved by science fiction writers, readily accepted, and misunderstood, by the public and fervently investigated by many physicists, including the élite of theoretical physics and cosmology, these elusive objects certainly capture the imagination.
A fresh look at some questions surrounding black holes
Such monomial algebras are of independent interest and they are studied, for example, by Okni´nski , Bell and Smoktunowicz and Belov, Borisenko and Latyshev .
Finitely presented algebras and groups defined by permutation relations
Arefeva I.Y., Belov D.M., Giryavets A.A., Koshelev A.S., Medvedev P.B., NC f ield theories and (super) string f ield theories, hep-th/0111208.
Noncommutativity and Duality through the Symplectic Embedding Formalism
Aref ’eva I.Y., Belov D.M., Koshelev A.S., Two-loop diagrams in noncommutative φ4 4 theory, Phys.
Noncommutativity and Duality through the Symplectic Embedding Formalism
Comparing with the action Z in (3.18), we conclude that instead a factor of −2 is missing in front of the second line of (A.3). A similar factor was already pointed out by Belov and Moore .
Generalized Geometry in AdS/CFT and Volume Minimization
Thomas Dandekar for his generous support. I also thanks to my beloved wife and colleague Mrs. Saman Majeed (Doctoral Researcher) for her support during this research, development and technical documentation.
Designing Flexible GUI to Increase the Acceptance Rate of Product Data Management Systems in Industry
Belov , Relations between some classes of generalized variation.
Relations Between Some Classes Of Functions Of Generalized Bounded Variation
Belov, Rationality of Hilbert series of relatively free algebras, Uspekhi Mat.
Weitzenboeck derivations of free metabelian Lie algebras
Berele, Applications of Belov’s theorem to the cocharacter sequence of p.i. algebras, J.
Weitzenboeck derivations of free metabelian Lie algebras
Belov, “ Diagonal representation of open string star and Moyal product,” arXiv:hep-th/0204164. I. Y.
MSFT : Moyal Star Formulation of String Field Theory
Myasnikov, Zhekov & Belov, 1998), it seems certain that the WCR will often be dynamically unstable.
X-ray and radio emission from colliding stellar winds
Aref ’eva I.Y., Belov D.M., Koshelev A.S., Rytchkov O.A., UV/IR mixing for noncommutative complex scalar f ield theory interacting with gauge f ields, Nuclear Phys.
Gauge Theories on Deformed Spaces
Mater., 140 -144, 167 (1995). 247. Popov Yu. F., Kadomtseva A. M., Krotov S. S., Belov D. V., Vorob’ev G. P., Makhov P. N., and Zvezdin A. K.
Ferroelectromagnets. Fifty years after discovery