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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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What's really clever about God Save The Queen is that it doesn't attack Her Majesty at all,' says Wells.
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His records covered music from the 1950s and included Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody on royal blue vinyl and a rare version of the Sex Pistols' God Save The Queen, both worth more than pounds 800.
This latest bout of political correctness gone mad follows a diktat from the Football League to scrap God Save the Queen ahead of all the play-off finals because the Welsh national anthem won't be played for Cardiff.
But it wasn't all patriotic adoration for the Queen, for 1977 was the year punk first bared its teeth at Britain's authorities with bands like the Sex Pistols who barged their way into the charts with their anthem of discontent, God Save The Queen.
SEX PISTOLS - God Save The Queen (Virgin) - Nice to see some good old fashioned patriotism.
THE once outrageous Sex Pistols track God Save The Queen was yesterday named by music experts as the greatest punk single ever recorded.