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glory
British English: /ˈɡlɔːri/
American English: /ˈɡlɔri/

Translation of glory in French:

noun

  • 1 (honour, distinction) (also Religion) to cover oneself in glory to the greater glory of God
    à la plus grande gloire de Dieu
    my hour of glory
    mon heure de gloire
  • 3 (source of pride) the cathedral is the glory of the city
    la cathédrale fait la fierté or la gloire de la ville

also: glories plural noun

  • splendeurs fpl
    the glories of nature/Venice
    les splendeurs de la nature/de Venise
    past glories
    passé (m) glorieux (+ v sg)

intransitive verb

  • to glory in
    être très fier/fière de (status, strength, tradition)
    to glory in the name Caesar [humorous]
    porter le nom ronflant de César

Idioms

glory be!

to go to glory

[euphemistic]
aller ad patres [euphemistic]

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