what is difference between enthronement and investiture
From enthrone + -ment.
enthronement (countable and uncountable, plural enthronements)
- The act of enthroning or the state of being enthroned.
- Synonym: inthronization
- enthronement on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
From Middle French investiture, from Medieval Latin investītūra, from investīre (“to clothe”).
investiture (plural investitures)
- The act of investing, as with possession or power; formal bestowal or presentation of a possessory or prescriptive right.
- That which invests or clothes; covering; vestment.
- 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)
Middle French, borrowed from Medieval Latin investītūra. Displaced Old French envesture.
- IPA(key): /ɛ̃.vɛs.ti.tyʁ/
investiture f (plural investitures)
- (politics) inauguration
- “investiture” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
- plural of investitura
- vocative masculine singular of investītūrus