Origin of venerable
Examples from the Web for venerability
Historical Examples of venerability
What should one of his venerability be doing abroad at such an hour!The Title Market
Joanna, like so many Americans, was thrilled at the aura of venerability and royal custom surrounding the estate.My Father, the Cat
In morning, in deshabille, not all the venerability of its age can make it respectable.
Word Origin for venerable
early 15c., from Latin venerabilis, from venerari "to worship, revere" (see veneration). As a title, used in reference to ecclesiastics or those who had obtained the first degree of canonization.