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You, who know what longanimity may be and how hard a thing to come at, may admire him for this.

So that there may be fitly said to be a longanimity, which is commonly also ascribed to God as a magnanimity.

WORD ORIGIN

"patience," mid-15c., from Late Latin longanimitas "long-suffering, patient," from longanimus, from longus (see long (adj.)) + animus- "soul, spirit, mind" (see animus).

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