Musical Direction with majesty or dignity
Origin of maestosoIt, majestic ; from maestà, majesty ; from Classical Latin majestas: see majesty
In a majestic and stately manner. Used chiefly as a direction.
Origin of maestosoItalian, from maestà, majesty, greatness, from Latin maiestas; see meg- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more maestoso, superlative most maestoso)
- (music) majestically
Borrowed from Italian maestoso.