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dignity

EN[ˈdɪɡnɪti]
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  • Moral, ethical, legal, and political discussions use the concept of dignity to express the idea that a being has an innate right to be valued, respected, and to receive ethical treatment.
  • The English word "dignity", attested from the early 13th century, comes from Latin dignitas (worthiness) by way of French dignité.
  • ^ Shultziner, Doron (2003). "Human Dignity - Functions and Meanings" (PDF). Global Jurist 3 (3): 1–21. Retrieved 8 April 2015.
  • ^ Harper, Douglas (2014). "Online Etymology Dictionary". Online Etymology Dictionary. Retrieved 2014-09-22.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns

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    Look-Alike Words
    1. en dignify
    2. fr dignité
    3. en divinity
    4. en signify
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    Grammatically, this word "dignity" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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