Origin of imminence
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for imminency
Conference is on this Imminency of War, and as to what shall be done in it.
I have not understood to what point they were ordered; but it indicates the imminency of a battle.A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital
John Beauchamp Jones
The latter, although fully alive to the imminency of the peril, lost not her composure at this trying moment.The Prairie-Bird
Charles Augustus Murray
Seeing, then, the imminency of the peril in which you stand, you will do well to avoid it while there is yet time.The Lancashire Witches
William Harrison Ainsworth
The imminency of danger is past; but there will still be many bad moments to get through, before reaching the end of the Campaign.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIX. (of XXI.)
Word Origin and History for imminency
c.1600, from Late Latin imminentia, from Latin imminentem (see imminent).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper