What does pomp mean?

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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word pomp.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gaudery, pomp(noun)

    cheap or pretentious or vain display

  2. pomp, eclat(noun)

    ceremonial elegance and splendor

    "entered with much eclat in a coach drawn by eight white horses"


  1. pomp(Noun)

    Show of magnificence; parade; display; power.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pomp(noun)

    a procession distinguished by ostentation and splendor; a pageant

  2. Pomp(noun)

    show of magnificence; parade; display; power

  3. Pomp(verb)

    to make a pompons display; to conduct


  1. POMP

    Proteasome maturation protein is a protein that in humans is encoded by the POMP gene. It is a short-lived maturation factor required for 20S proteasome subunit biogenesis.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pomp

    pomp, n. a splendid procession: great show or display: ceremony: splendour: ostentation: grandeur.—adv. Pompō′so (mus.), in a dignified style.—adj. Pomp′ous, displaying pomp or grandeur: grand: magnificent: dignified: boastful, self-important.—adv. Pomp′ously.—ns. Pomp′ousness, Pompos′ity. [Fr. pompe—L. pompa—Gr. pompēpempein, to send.]

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  1. POMP

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pomp in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pomp in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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