"all-knowing" meaning in English

Adjective

  1. Knowing everything; omniscient. Tags: not-comparable
    Translations (knowing everything): ամենագետ (amenaget) (Armenian), alwetend (Dutch), alvitandi (Faroese), allwissend (German), uilefheasach (Irish), omnisciēns (Latin), сезнаен (seznaen) (Macedonian), atotștiutor (Romanian), omniscient (Romanian), всеве́дущий (vsevéduščij) (Russian), всезна́ющий (vseznájuščij) (Russian), visamokas (Sudovian)

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          "word": "visamokas"
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      "word": "ամենագետ"
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      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "knowing everything",
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      "sense": "knowing everything",
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      "sense": "knowing everything",
      "word": "allwissend"
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      "sense": "knowing everything",
      "word": "uilefheasach"
    },
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      "word": "omnisciēns"
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      "word": "всезна́ющий"
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      "sense": "knowing everything",
      "word": "visamokas"
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