enthronement vs investiture what difference

what is difference between enthronement and investiture

English

Etymology

From enthrone +‎ -ment.

Noun

enthronement (countable and uncountable, plural enthronements)

  1. The act of enthroning or the state of being enthroned.
    Synonym: inthronization

Related terms

  • enskinment
  • enstoolment

Translations

Further reading

  • enthronement on Wikipedia.Wikipedia


English

Etymology

From Middle French investiture, from Medieval Latin investītūra, from investīre (to clothe).

Noun

investiture (plural investitures)

  1. The act of investing, as with possession or power; formal bestowal or presentation of a possessory or prescriptive right.
  2. That which invests or clothes; covering; vestment.

Translations

Further reading

  • investiture in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
  • investiture in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • Douglas Harper (2001–2021), “investiture”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.
  • Investiture in the Encyclopædia Britannica (11th edition, 1911)

French

Etymology

Middle French, borrowed from Medieval Latin investītūra. Displaced Old French envesture.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɛ̃.vɛs.ti.tyʁ/

Noun

investiture f (plural investitures)

  1. investiture
  2. (politics) inauguration

Further reading

  • “investiture” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Italian

Noun

investiture f

  1. plural of investitura

Latin

Participle

investītūre

  1. vocative masculine singular of investītūrus

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