- the quality or state of being transcendent.
Origin of transcendence
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Examples from the Web for transcendency
But after a bruising year and a half in office, some of the luster of transparency and transcendency is gone.Is Bill Stealing Obama's Mojo?
June 30, 2010
A spy they will not suffer; a lover, a poet, is the transcendency of their own nature,—him they will suffer.Essays, Second Series
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Indeed, the transcendency of his poetical distinctions has tended to overshadow his other claims and uses.Studies on Homer and the Homeric Age, Vol. 1 of 3
W. E. Gladstone
It was her first, because she was the mother of a boy so well behaved that he had become a proverb of transcendency.Penrod
This transcendency on their part inspired them with pride, and they would have liked to make a display of it.Bouvard and Pcuchet
I believe every problem of life can be solved by the transcendency of the spirit which has transcended us up here.Sinister Street, vol. 2
Word Origin and History for transcendency
c.1600, from Medieval Latin transcendentia, from Latin transcendentem (see transcendent).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper