ETYM Latin animatus, p. p.
1. Relating to animal life as distinct from plant life.
2. Endowed with animal life as distinguished from plant life.
3. (Linguistics) Belonging to the class of nouns that denote living beings.
ETYM Latin spiritualis: cf. French spirituel. Related to Spirit.
1. Concerned with or affecting the spirit or soul; SYN. unearthly.
2. Lacking material body or form or substance.
Prophetic; oracular; inspired.