The difference in character of the two dominations is the very evident cause.
The sixth, of Jupiter, revolved by the dominations, is inhabited by just rulers.
Successive Roman and Arab dominations brought no change favourable to them.
Arcade was talking about the Thrones and dominations with Zita, who, her finger on the bell, could not make up her mind to ring.
I once asked him what some called dominations might represent, in the celestial classification?
Virtues, Powers, and dominations bade the morning stars sing to the ringing.
As for the thrones and dominations, no one has yet thought of painting them.
late 14c., "rule, control," from Old French dominacion (12c.) "domination, rule, power," from Latin dominationem (nominative dominatio), noun of action from past participle stem of dominari "to rule, have dominion over," from dominus "lord, master," literally "master of the house," from domus "home" (see domestic) + -nus, suffix denoting ownership or relation. Sexual sense by 1961.