An example of felicity is a state of great happiness.
An example of felicity is when your thoughts are expressed appropriately and elegantly.
Origin of felicity
- Middle English felicite from Old French felicite from Latin fēlīcitās from fēlīx fēlīc- fortunate dhē(i)- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From the noun felicity, and also the English form of Latin Felicitas, a name borne by early martyrs.