Rulers and monarchs in ancient and modern times
Raise a class to monarchies past and present with a few appellations for rulers in ancient and modern times.
(chiefly historical) in Muslim countries, especially under the Ottoman Empire: a military commander or official.
a title of Roman emperors, especially those from Augustus to Hadrian.
(historical) a German prince entitled to take part in the election of the Holy Roman Emperor.
a prince or nobleman ruling over a territory in certain European countries.
the title of the viceroy of Egypt under Turkish rule 1867–1914.
(historical) a title given to the emperor of Japan.
(historical) a ruler, or the supreme ruler, of Ethiopia.
a ruler in ancient Egypt.
a Hindu queen.
a person appointed to administer a state because the monarch is a minor or is absent or incapacitated.
a hereditary commander-in-chief in feudal Japan.
the Emperor of Japan.
a ruler exercising authority in a colony on behalf of a sovereign.
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