awesomeness etymology

English word awesomeness comes from English -ness, English awesome

Detailed word origin of awesomeness

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ness English (eng) Appended to adjectives to form nouns meaning "the state of being(the adjective)", "the quality of being(the adjective)", or "the measure of being(the adjective)".. Appended to words of other parts of speech to form nouns (often nonce words or terms in philosophy) meaning the state/quality/measure of the idea represented by these words.
awesome English (eng) (colloquial) Excellent, exciting, remarkable.. (dated) Causing awe or terror; inspiring wonder or excitement. [from 1590–1600.] (Internet, _, slang) The quality, state, or essence of being awesome or cool; awesomeness.
awesomeness English (eng) The quality of being awesome.

Words with the same origin as awesomeness

Descendants of -ness
awareness cleanliness craziness darkness dizziness emptiness express fondness foolishness happiness highness illness kindness nothingness readiness selfishness shyness strength talent tenderness ugliness unhappiness weakness weirdness willingness
Descendants of awesome
awesomazing