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Majesty

noun [C] uk   /ˈmædʒ.ə.sti/ us  
the title used to speak to or about a king or queen: I was invited to tea with Her Majesty the Queen. their Majesties, the King and Queen of Spain [as form of address] The performance begins at eight o'clock, (Your) Majesty.
at Her/His Majesty's pleasure UK used to describe a prison sentence (= time in prison) that does not have a fixed length: She was sentenced to be detained at Her Majesty's pleasure. informal used to mean "in prison": He has had several spells at Her Majesty's pleasure.
Translations of “Majesty”
in Korean 장엄…
in Arabic جَلالة, عَظمة…
in French majesté, Sa/Votre Majesté…
in Turkish görkem, ihtişam, haşmet…
in Italian maestà…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雄偉, 壯麗, 威嚴…
in Russian величественность…
in Polish majestatyczność, majestat…
in Spanish majestad, Majestad…
in Portuguese majestade…
in German die Majestät, Ihre/Eure Majestät…
in Catalan majestuositat…
in Japanese 壮麗さ, 威厳…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雄伟, 壮丽, 威严…
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