The Lord reigneth; he is clothed with majesty.Ps. xciii. 1.
No sovereign has ever represented the majesty of a great state with more dignity and grace.Macaulay.
2. Hence, used with the possessive pronoun, the title of an emperor, king or queen; -- in this sense taking a plural; as, their
majesties attended the concert.
In all the public writs which he [Emperor Charles V.] now issued as King of Spain, he assumed the title of Majesty, and required it from his subjects as a mark of respect. Before that time all the monarchs of Europe were satisfied with the appellation of Highness or Grace.Robertson.
3. Dignity; elevation of manner or style.
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