Meaning of veneration
Pronunciation: (ven"u-rā'shun), [key]
- the act of venerating.
- the state of being venerated.
- the feeling of a person who venerates; a feeling of awe, respect, etc.; reverence: They were filled with veneration for their priests.
- an expression of this feeling: A memorial was erected in veneration of the dead of both world wars.
- veneration (Thesaurus)