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Wiktionary

  1. calamities(Noun)

    Plural form of calamity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Calamities

    of Calamity

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of calamities in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of calamities in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ambrose Bierce:

    Calamities are of two kinds misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.

  2. Chinese Proverb:

    One should be just as careful in choosing one's pleasures as in avoiding calamities.

  3. Pietro Aretino:

    A high heart ought to bear calamities and not flee them, since in bearing them appears the grandeur of the mind and in fleeing them the cowardice of the heart.

  4. Jeremy Taylor:

    Friendship is the allay of our sorrows, the ease of our passions, the discharge of our oppressions, the sanctuary to our calamities, the counselor of our doubts, the clarity of our minds.

  5. Prime Minister Antonio Costa:

    We understand the dimension of this horrible tragedy that devastated various municipalities here in Madeira, and we also know about the calamities affecting other zones of the country that now have to be addressed.

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