What does Destiny mean?

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ˈdɛs tə niDestiny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. destiny, fate(noun)

    an event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future

  2. destiny, fate(noun)

    the ultimate agency regarded as predetermining the course of events (often personified as a woman)

    "we are helpless in the face of destiny"

  3. fortune, destiny, fate, luck, lot, circumstances, portion(noun)

    your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)

    "whatever my fortune may be"; "deserved a better fate"; "has a happy lot"; "the luck of the Irish"; "a victim of circumstances"; "success that was her portion"

Wiktionary

  1. destiny(Noun)

    That to which any person or thing is destined; a predetermined state; a condition foreordained by the Divine or by human will; fate; lot; doom.

    Etymology: From the noun destiny since the 1970s.

  2. destiny(Noun)

    The fixed order of things; invincible necessity; fate; an irresistible power or agency conceived of as determining the future, whether in general or of an individual.

    Etymology: From the noun destiny since the 1970s.

  3. Destiny(ProperNoun)

    A female given name from English.

    The man smiled and extended his hand. "I'm Cole." Rebecca took his hand. "Destiny." She'd chosen the name because she felt as though she'd discovered just that the day she realized what her mission in life was to be.

    Etymology: From the noun destiny since the 1970s.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Destiny(noun)

    that to which any person or thing is destined; predetermined state; condition foreordained by the Divine or by human will; fate; lot; doom

    Etymology: [OE. destinee, destene, F. destine, from destiner. See Destine.]

  2. Destiny(noun)

    the fixed order of things; invincible necessity; fate; a resistless power or agency conceived of as determining the future, whether in general or of an individual

    Etymology: [OE. destinee, destene, F. destine, from destiner. See Destine.]

Freebase

  1. Destiny

    Destiny or fate is a predetermined course of events. It may be conceived as a predetermined future, whether in general or of an individual. It is a concept based on the belief that there is a fixed natural order to the cosmos.

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    US English
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    Karen
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Destiny in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Destiny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Destiny in a Sentence

  1. John F. Kennedy:

    Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man. And man can be as big as he wants. No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings.

  2. Lao Tzu:

    Watch your thoughts, they become words; watch your words, they become actions; watch your actions, they become habits; watch your habits, they become character; watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.”

  3. President Donald Trump:

    In just three short years, we have shattered the mentality of American Decline and we have rejected the downsizing of America's destiny. We have totally rejected the downsizing, we are moving forward at a pace that was unimaginable just a short time ago, and we are never, ever going back.

  4. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    Let us resolve to be masters, not the victims, of our history, controlling our own destiny without giving way to blind suspicions and emotions.

  5. Maitri Upanishads:

    You are what your deep driving desire is As your deep driving desire is, so is your will As your will is so is your deed As your deed is so is your destiny.

Images & Illustrations of Destiny

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