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felicity (n.)

late 14c., "happiness; that which is a source of happiness," from Old French felicite "happiness" (14c.), from Latin felicitatem (nominative felicitas) "happiness, fertility," from felix (genitive felicis) "happy, fortunate, fruitful, fertile" (from suffixed form of PIE *dhe(i)- "to suck," with derivatives meaning "to suckle, produce, yield").

A relic of Rome's origins as an agricultural community: that which brings happiness is that which produces crops. Compare pauper (see poor (adj.)) "poor, not wealthy," literally "producing little." The meaning "skillful adroitness, admirable propriety" is attested from c. 1600.

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Definitions of felicity from WordNet

felicity (n.)
pleasing and appropriate manner or style (especially manner or style of expression);
Synonyms: felicitousness
felicity (n.)
state of well-being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy;
Synonyms: happiness
From wordnet.princeton.edu