Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Reverence

Reverence

  1. Profound respect and esteem mingled with fear and affection, as for a holy being or place; the disposition to revere; veneration.
  2. The act of revering; a token of respect or veneration; an obeisance.
  3. That which deserves or exacts manifestations of reverence; reverend character; dignity; state.
  4. A person entitled to be revered; -- a title applied to priests or other ministers with the pronouns his or your; sometimes poetically to a father.
  5. To regard or treat with reverence; to regard with respect and affection mingled with fear; to venerate.
More "Reverence" Quotations

Reverence Translations

reverence in German is Ehrfurcht
reverence in Latin is veneratio, saluto
reverence in Spanish is reverencia
Copyright © 2001 - 2016 BrainyQuote