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 for saintly
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Saintly \Saint"ly\, a. [Compar. Saintlier; superl.
     Saintliest.]
     Like a saint; becoming a holy person.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           So dear to Heaven is saintly chastity.   --Milton.
     [1913 Webster] Saint Nicholas

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  saintly
      adj 1: marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an
             angel or saint; "angelic beneficence"; "a beatific
             smile"; "a saintly concern for his fellow men"; "my
             sainted mother" [syn: angelic, angelical, beatific,
             saintlike, saintly, sainted]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  64 Moby Thesaurus words for "saintly":
     Christlike, Christly, Elysian, God-fearing, angelic, archangelic,
     beatific, beatified, blameless, blessed, blissful, canonized,
     celestial, cherubic, consecrated, dedicated, devoted, devout,
     divine, empyreal, empyrean, glorified, godlike, godly,
     godly-minded, good, hallowed, heavenly, holy, holy-minded, honest,
     in glory, just, martyred, moral, otherworldly, paradisiac,
     paradisial, paradisian, paradisic, pious, pure, pure in heart,
     purehearted, redeemed, right-minded, righteous, sainted, saintlike,
     sanctified, saved, seraph, seraphic, set apart, spiritual,
     spiritual-minded, straight, sublime, unearthly, unworldly, upright,
     upstanding, virtuous, worthy
  
  

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