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Pomp and circumstance

Posted by Bruce Kahl on January 22, 2005

In Reply to: Pomp and circumstance posted by SR on January 22, 2005

: What is the origin of 'pomp and circumstance?'

I know there is a La**n word "pompa" that means procession or display.

See: the meaning and origin of the phrase 'pomp and circumstance'.