Origin of damnationMiddle English damnacioun from Old French damnation from Ecclesiastical Late Latin damnatio, the displeasure of God from L, condemnation
- The act of damning or the condition of being damned.
- a. Condemnation to everlasting punishment; doom.b. Everlasting punishment.
- Failure or ruination incurred by adverse criticism.
(countable and uncountable, plural damnations)
From Old French damnation