What does splendor mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. luster, lustre, brilliancy, splendor, splendour(noun)

    a quality that outshines the usual

  2. magnificence, brilliance, splendor, splendour, grandeur, grandness(noun)

    the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand

    "for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel"; "his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects"; "it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor"; "an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art"; "advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products"


  1. splendor(Noun)

    Great light, luster or brilliance.

  2. splendor(Noun)

    Magnificent appearance, display or grandeur.

    The splendor of the Queen's coronation was without comparison.

  3. splendor(Noun)

    Great fame or glory.

  4. Origin: From splendur, splendour, or directly from its source splendor, from the verb splendere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Splendor(noun)

    great brightness; brilliant luster; brilliancy; as, the splendor ot the sun

  2. Splendor(noun)

    magnifience; pomp; parade; as, the splendor of equipage, ceremonies, processions, and the like

  3. Splendor(noun)

    brilliancy; glory; as, the splendor of a victory


  1. Splendor

    Splendor is a 1989 Italian drama film directed by Ettore Scola.

How to pronounce splendor?

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How to say splendor in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of splendor in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of splendor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of splendor in a Sentence

  1. Robert Browning:

    Stung by the splendor of a sudden thought.

  2. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    My life's misery and tragedy is my wealth and splendor.

  3. The Talmud:

    Humor the sons of the poor, for they give science its splendor.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Happiness is not in wealth or splendor, but in passion, perception, and pursuit.

  5. Thomas Jefferson:

    It is neither wealth nor splendor, but tranquility and occupation, which give happiness.

Images & Illustrations of splendor

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