A mark or sign of special recognition or honor
(--- Roman Catholic Church) Used with His or Your as a title and form of address for a cardinal.
The state of being widely known, recognized, or of great popular interest:
That quality in a person or thing which secures general praise or honour.
Glory, radiance, distinction, or splendor, as of achievement, reputation, or beauty.
The quality of being notable
The power to impress or influence, as because of success, wealth, etc.
(Obs.) Report or rumor
A position of exalted widely recognized importance
Familiarity, awareness, or understanding gained through experience or study:
Respect means a feeling or show of honor or esteem for someone or something.
Greatness is defined as being larger than ordinary size or ability, or being higher in degree or importance.
Prominence is the state of being important, being famous or being obvious.
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