1742, from ascend + -ance. Correctly "the act of ascending," but utilized right away in English as a synonym of ascendancy.
hawaii that is out there when one individual or group has energy over another
- identical to Ascendency.
(letter.) just like Ascendency.
The secret of Fredericks great popularity was partly the national pride excited by his foreign achievements, partly the ascendance over other minds which his genius gave him, and partly the conviction that while he would forego nmrne of his rights he would demand from his vassals nothing more than was sanctioned by the laws of the Empire.