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Majesty is an English word from the Latin: maiestas, meaning greatness. It is a style of address. It is often used when directly addressing or referring to a monarch. The plural form is Their Majesties. The style ranks above Royal Highness.

Examples of modern usage

  1. His Majesty King Philippe of the Belgians.
  2. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth of the United Kingdom.
  3. His Majesty His Majesty King Juan Carlos. (King of Spain.

Examples of past usage

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Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Majestad para niños

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