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[om-nip-uh-tuh ns]
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  1. the quality or state of being omnipotent.
  2. (initial capital letter) God.
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Origin of omnipotence

1560–70; < Late Latin omnipotentia, equivalent to Latin omnipotent- omnipotent + -ia; see -ence
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Related Words for omnipotence

control, mastery, authority, power, dominion

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Word Origin and History for omnipotence


mid-15c., omnipotens, from Middle French omnipotence, from Late Latin omnipotentia "almighty power," from Latin omnipotentem "omnipotent" (see omnipotent). Related: Omnipotency (late 15c.).

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