What is the origin of the word 'Your' (as in 'Your Majesty' 'Your Honor', etc)
January 13, 2005 2:37 PM Subscribe
PersonalPronounFilter: What's the origin of the word "Your" in "Your Honor," "Your Majesty," and "Your Excellency" (among many others)? Why not "My Majesty" or "The Majesty?" Isn't the Queen supposed to be the source of my majesty? She sure as hell doesn't get any additional majesty from me.