What does splendor mean?

Definitions for splendor
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word splendor.

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"

Wiktionary

  1. splendor(Noun)

    Great light, luster or brilliance.

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

  2. splendor(Noun)

    Magnificent appearance, display or grandeur.

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

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

  3. splendor(Noun)

    Great fame or glory.

    Etymology: 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

Freebase

  1. Splendor

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

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Numerology

  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. Gaston Bachelard:

    Ideas are refined and multiplied in the commerce of minds. In their splendor, images effect a very simple communion of souls.

  2. Henrik Ibsen:

    Your home is regarded as a model home, your life as a model life. But all this splendor, and you along with it... it's just as though it were built upon a shifting quagmire. A moment may come, a word can be spoken, and both you and all this splendor will collapse.

  3. James Thurber:

    Human Dignity has gleamed only now and then and here and there, in lonely splendor, throughout the ages, a hope of the better men, never an achievement of the majority.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Even when I was a very young man, I was looking for the purpose of life; I was looking for happiness all over the world; in fame and in glamour, in wealth and in splendor, not knowing how foolish it was. Happiness is not out there. Happiness is not in wealth or splendor. Happiness is inside me, in my mind, in my thoughts, it is in my perception of the world.

  5. David Berkowitz Chicago:

    By means of art, man values the value of his worldview and the event. With it, the man moves to the ground and phosphoresces at the darkness of reality, illuminating his dark path with its splendor, like a magical dark-eyed eye, so it moves between the stars and so lives.

Images & Illustrations of splendor

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