gran·deur (grănjər, -jr′)
1. The quality or condition of being grand; magnificence: "The world is charged with the grandeur of God" (Gerard Manley Hopkins).
2. Nobility or greatness of character.
[Middle English, from Old French, from grand, great, from Latin grandis.]
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