"all-powerful" meaning in English

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Adjective

Audio: en-us-all-powerful.ogg [Mid-Atlantic]
Etymology: From all- + powerful. Etymology templates: {{prefix|en|all|powerful}} all- + powerful Head templates: {{en-adjective|-}} all-powerful (not comparable)
  1. Having unlimited power; omnipotent. Tags: not-comparable
    Sense id: all-powerful-en-adj-QcWU50Ow Categories (other): English terms prefixed with all- Synonyms: almighty, omnipotent Translations (Omnipotent): ամենազոր (amenazor) (Armenian), ամենակարող (amenakaroł) (Armenian), totpoderós (Catalan), almægtig (Danish), ĉiopova (Esperanto), kaikkivoipa (Finnish), kaikkivaltias (Finnish), ყოვლისშემძლე (q̇ovlisšemʒle) (Georgian), allmächtig (German), παντοκράτωρ (pantokrátōr) [Ancient] (Greek), uilechumhachtach (Irish), omnipōtens (Latin), allmektig [Bokmål] (Norwegian), allmektig [Nynorsk] (Norwegian), ælmihtiġ (Old English), всемогу́щий (vsemogúščij) (Russian), uile-neartmhor (Scottish Gaelic), всеси́льний (vsesýlʹnyj) [masculine] (Ukrainian)

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