Definition of Dei gratia in English:

Dei gratia

Syllabification: De·i gra·ti·a
Pronunciation: /ˈdeē ˈgrätsēə


  • By the grace of God.
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    • The image is surrounded by the words Elizabeth II Dei Gratia Regina, ‘Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God Queen’.
    • And you can add a ‘Dei gratia’(by the grace of God) like the mediaeval kings did to keep themselves from getting too proud as they listed their titles.


early 17th century: Latin.

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