One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Late 17th century; earliest use found in Ralph Cudworth (1617–1688), philosopher and theologian. From post-classical Latin supermundiālis above the world, heavenly (early 3rd cent. in Tertullian) from classical Latin super- + post-classical Latin mundialis.
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