immortal condition or quality; unending life.
enduring fame.

Origin of immortality

1300–50; Middle English immortalite < Latin immortālitās. See immortal, -ity Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for immortality

mid-14c., "deathlessness," from Old French immortalité (13c.) and directly from Latin immortalitatem (nominative immortalitas) "deathlessness, endless life," from immortalis (see immortal). Sense of "everlasting fame" is from 1530s.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper