KJV Dictionary Definition: magnificence


MAGNIFICENCE, n. L.magnificentia. Grandeur of appearance; greatness and splendor of show or state; as the magnificence of a palace or of a procession; the magnificence of a Roman triumph.


MAGNIF'ICENT, a. Grand in appearance; splendid; pompous.

Man he made, and for him built

Magnificent this world.

1. Exhibiting grandeur.


MAGNIF'ICENTLY, adv. With splendor of appearance, or pomp of show. The minister was magnificently entertained at court.

1. With exalted sentiments. We can never conceive too magnificently of the Creator and his works.