omnipotent[äm nip′ə tənt]
- The definition of omnipotent is someone or something that is all-powerful.
An example of omnipotent is God.
Origin of omnipotentOld French ; from Classical Latin omnipotens ; from omnis, all + potens: see potent
- One having unlimited power or authority: the bureaucratic omnipotents.
- Omnipotent God. Used with the.
Origin of omnipotentMiddle English, from Old French, from Latin omnipotēns, omnipotent- : omni-, omni- + potēns, present participle of posse, to be able; see poti- in Indo-European roots.
- om·nip′o·tence, om·nip′o·ten·cy
(comparative more omnipotent, superlative most omnipotent)
Old French omnipotent, from Latin omnipotÄ“ns (â€œalmightyâ€), from omnis (â€œallâ€) + potÄ“ns (â€œmighty, powerfulâ€).