Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. strength; stability

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Strength; stability.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Firmness; strength; solidity.

Etymologies

Latin firmitudo. See firm. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Wherefore, unto the firmitude and constancy which we have in the assurance of faith, three things do concur: --

    Pneumatologia

  • When there is a radical firmitude and strength in a cause or design, it will work itself out through all changes and variations; but when the strength of any cause is but occasion, the first opposition and disorder will ruin us.

    A Treatise of the Dominion of Sin and Grace

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