Definition of Dei gratia in English:

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Dei gratia

Pronunciation: /ˌdāē ˈɡrätēə/


By the grace of God.
Example sentences
  • 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.

Words that rhyme with Dei gratia

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