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solemnity (n.)

c. 1300, "observance of ceremony," from Old French solemnite, solempnete "celebration, high festival, church ceremony" and directly from Latin solemnitatem (nominative solemnitas) "a solemnity," from sollemnis (see solemn). Meaning "state of being solemn" is from 1712. Related: Solemnities.

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Definitions of solemnity from WordNet

solemnity (n.)
a trait of dignified seriousness;
Synonyms: sedateness / staidness / solemness
solemnity (n.)
a solemn and dignified feeling;
Synonyms: gravity
From wordnet.princeton.edu