Posts Tagged ‘the heavens’

English Vocabulary for the Sky – part2

Tháng Hai 17, 2009

Sunlight : the rays of the sun (pic) (pic)

Sunsight: Accurate Term for the First Sighting of the Sun in the Morning(pic)

half moon: the time at which the Moon is at first or last quarter when half its face is illuminated (pic)

firmament: Firmament is a name for the sky or the heavens, generally used in the context of Christianity, Judaism and Islam

heaven: the sky

sky: the atmosphere and outer space as viewed from the earth (img)

welkin: The sky, the upper air; the heavens; firmament

heavenly body: (pl. heavenly bodies) celestial body, natural objects visible in the sky (img )

Celestial: of or relating to the sky

planet: any celestial body (other than comets or satellites) that revolves around a star (the earth, our blue planet) (more…)