Definitions for majestyˈmædʒ ə sti

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. stateliness, majesty, loftiness(noun)

    impressiveness in scale or proportion

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  1. majesty(Noun)

    The quality of being impressive and great

    the majesty of the Great Pyramids

  2. Majesty(Pronoun)

    a term of address for royalty and imperiality

    His/Her/Your Majesty

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Majesty(noun)

    the dignity and authority of sovereign power; quality or state which inspires awe or reverence; grandeur; exalted dignity, whether proceeding from rank, character, or bearing; imposing loftiness; stateliness; -- usually applied to the rank and dignity of sovereigns

  2. Majesty(noun)

    hence, used with the possessive pronoun, the title of an emperor, king or queen; -- in this sense taking a plural; as, their majesties attended the concert

  3. Majesty(noun)

    dignity; elevation of manner or style

  4. Origin: [OE. magestee, F. majest, L. majestas, fr. an old compar. of magnus great. See Major, Master.]

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  1. Majesty

    Majesty is an English word derived ultimately from the Latin maiestas, meaning greatness. The title ranks above Royal Highness.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'majesty' in Nouns Frequency: #2837


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