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noun authority, bigwig, boss, chief, chieftain, commander, czar, dictator, director, emperor, executive, governor, head, head honcho, high chief, imperator, leader, lord, magnate, majesty, master, monarch, overlord, paraaount lord, patriarch, person who is reported to, power, royal personage, ruler, superior

KING. The chief magistrate of a kingdom, vested usually with the executive power.
     2. The following table of the reigns of English and British kings and queens, commencing with the Reports, is added, to assist the student in many points of chronology.


     Accession. Henry III................ 1216 Edward I................. 1272 Edward II................ 1307 Edward III............... 1307 Richard II............... 1377 Henry IV................. 1399 Henry V.................. 1413 Henry VI................. 1422 Edward IV................ 1461 Edward V................. 1483 Richard III.............. 1483 Henry VII................ 1485 Henry VIII............... 1509 Edward VI................ 1547 Mary..................... 1553 Elizabeth................ 1558 James I.................. 1603 Charles I................ 1625 Charles II............... 1660 James II................. 1685 William III.............. 1689 Anne..................... 1702 George I................. 1714 George II................ 1727 George III............... 1760 George IV................ 1820 William IV............... 1830 Victoria................. 1837

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In its broadest aspects, Moin's study is about how sacred or sacral kingship legitimizes individual rulers and particular regimes by declaring that sovereignty is created, supported, and necessitated by, as well as being an extension of, divine will.
Here David's kingship offers us an Old Testament image or figure of Jesus Christ's kingship.
He also describes how Germanic groups migrated into Britain in the Roman period and their ability to retain their ethnicity, their chronology, and the reasons for the rise of Germanic kingship.
Organized on the principle of the African Kingship, on November 15th, 1985 in Ghana, the Asantehene (King of Asante) Otumfou Opoku Ware II (supported by Nana Kwame Akuoko Sarpong, Omanhene (Paramount King) of Agogo Traditional Area) presented the "epoh" Stool to Shekhem Ur Shekhem, Ra Un Nefer Amen I, officially recognizing the Society's Kingship in Ghana.
A Sacred Kingdom: Bishops and the Rise of Frankish Kingship, 300-850.
In 'Perceptions of kingship in early medieval Irish vernacular literature', Edel Bhreathnach examines the social logic that underpinned the exercise of kingship in medieval Ireland.
In Part Three, 'The Rwandan Arena', Newbury changes focus and is more preoccupied with the Rwandan kingship, an institution that shaped Rwandan history, and its transformation into a divine kingship during colonization.
Jesus had told Pilate: Yes, he was a king but added "My kingship is not of this world; if my kingship were of this world, my servants would fight, that I might not be handed over to the Jews; but my kingship is not from the world.
Empty Bottles of Gentilism: Kingship and the Divine in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages.
If Egypt gets a combination of kingship and humility, it will never see downfall.