What does Majesty mean?

Definitions for Majesty
ˈmædʒ ə stiMajesty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stateliness, majesty, loftiness(noun)

    impressiveness in scale or proportion

Wiktionary

  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 Dictionary

  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.]

Freebase

  1. Majesty

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Majesty

    maj′es-ti, n. greatness: grandeur: dignity: elevation of manner or style: royal state: a title of kings and other sovereigns, esp. with possessive pronouns, as His or Her Majesty, &c.: a symbolic representation of the first person of the Trinity enthroned: the canopy of a hearse: (her.) an eagle crowned and sceptred.—adjs. Majes′tic, -al, having or exhibiting majesty: stately: sublime.—adv. Majes′tically, in a majestic manner.—n. Majes′ticalness, Majes′ticness, majesty. [Fr. majesté—L. majestasmajus, comp. of magnus, great.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

How to pronounce Majesty?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Majesty in sign language?

  1. majesty

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Majesty in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Majesty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Majesty in a Sentence

  1. Aesop:

    Only cowards insult dying majesty.

  2. Edward Young:

    Virtue alone has majesty in death.

  3. Alexander Pope:

    There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of wit.

  4. Sorin Cerin:

    We should all have the freedom to die with majesty in an unworthy life which was subjected to sin and vanity.

  5. Boyd Tunnock:

    When you get to my age, very few things surprise you but this certainly did and I am deeply honored and grateful to Her Majesty the queen.

Images & Illustrations of Majesty

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