AFr renomer, make famous < L. re- + nomināre, to name.
- Fame; celebrity; repute; esteem; prestige; exalted reputation; honored position; eminence among mortals.
- Knowledge; notice; observation; detection.
- Honor; privilege; distinction.
- [Fig.] resurrection; exaltation; salvation; paradise; celestial glory.
- [Fig.] rising; coming forth.
renown [-ed] v
see renown, n.
- Esteem; honor; exalt; make well-known; put in an eminent position; cause to be revered, praised, and venerated.