Pronunciation: (su-les'chul),[key] —adj. 1. pertaining to the sky or visible heaven.
2. pertaining to the spiritual or invisible heaven; heavenly; divine: celestial bliss. 3. of or pertaining to celestial navigation: a celestial fix. 4. (cap.) of or pertaining to the former Chinese Empire or the Chinese people.
—n. 1. an inhabitant of heaven.
2. (cap.) a citizen of the Celestial Empire.