illustriousness

  • 1 Illustriousness — Il*lus tri*ous*ness, n. The state or quality of being eminent; greatness; grandeur; glory; fame. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 illustriousness — index distinction (reputation), prestige, reputation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 illustriousness — illustrious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ famous and admired for past achievements. DERIVATIVES illustriousness noun. ORIGIN Latin illustris clear, bright …

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  • 4 illustriousness — noun see illustrious …

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  • 5 illustriousness — See illustriously. * * * …

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  • 6 illustriousness — noun the state of being illustrious …

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  • 7 illustriousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A position of exalted widely recognized importance: distinction, eminence, eminency, fame, glory, luster, mark, notability, note, preeminence, prestige, prominence, prominency, renown. See IMPORTANT, KNOWLEDGE, RESPECT …

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  • 8 illustriousness — n. fame, renown, distinction; quality of being outstanding …

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  • 9 illustriousness — il·lus·tri·ous·ness …

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  • 10 illustriousness — noun the property possessed by something or someone of outstanding importance or eminence • Syn: ↑greatness • Derivationally related forms: ↑illustrious, ↑great (for: ↑greatness) • Hypernyms: ↑ …

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  • 11 Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia (1890–1958) — Infobox Russian Royalty|grand duchess name = Maria Pavlovna title =Duchess of Södermanland Princess Sergei Mikhailovich Putiatin imgw = 180px caption = Maria Pavlovna photographed in 1912. spouse = Prince Wilhelm, Duke of Södermanland Prince… …

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  • 12 renown — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. repute, fame, reputation, glory, distinction, kudos. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. distinction, prestige, eminence; see fame 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. celebrity, fame, reputation, prominence,… …

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  • 13 Repute — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Repute >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 distinction distinction mark name figure Sgm: N 1 repute repute reputation Sgm: N 1 good repute good repute high repute Sgm: N 1 note note …

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  • 14 fame — n Fame, renown, honor, glory, celebrity, reputation, repute, notoriety, éclat are comparable when they mean the character or state of being widely known by name for one s deeds and, often, one s achievements. Fame is the most inclusive and in… …

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  • 15 greatness — noun 1. the property possessed by something or someone of outstanding importance or eminence (Freq. 4) • Syn: ↑illustriousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑illustrious (for: ↑illustriousness), ↑great …

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  • 16 illustrious — adjective Etymology: Latin illustris, probably from illustrare Date: 1588 1. notably or brilliantly outstanding because of dignity or achievements or actions ; eminent 2. archaic a. shining brightly with light b. clearly evident Synonyms: see… …

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  • 17 Royal and noble styles — Styles represent the fashion by which monarchs and noblemen are properly addressed. Throughout history, many different styles were used, with little standardization. This page will detail the various styles used by royalty and nobility in Europe …

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  • 18 Style (manner of address) — A style of office, or honorific, is a term which by tradition or law precedes a reference to a person who holds a post or title, or to the political office itself. An honorific can also be awarded to an individual in a personal capacity. Such… …

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  • 19 Getica (Jordanes) — De origine actibusque Getarum (lit. The Origin and Deeds of the Getae but referring to the Goths, whom Jordanes considered Getae), [G. Costa, 32. Also: De Rebus Geticis : O. Seyffert, 329; De Getarum (Gothorum) Origine et Rebus Gestis : W. Smith …

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  • 20 Marja — (Arabic/Persian: مرجع), also appearing as Marja Taqlid or Marja Dini (Arabic/Persian: مرجع تقليد / مرجع ديني), literally means Source to Imitate/Follow or Religious Reference . It is the label provided to Shia authority, a Grand Ayatollah with… …

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