a nobleman (in various countries) of varying rank
a British peer of the lowest rank
baron, big businessman, business leader, king, magnate, mogul, power, top executive, tycoon(noun)
a very wealthy or powerful businessman
"an oil baron"
The male ruler of a barony.
A male member of the lowest rank of British nobility.
A particular cut of beef, made up of a double sirloin.
Origin: From baron, late Latin baro, barōnem (not to be confused with classical bāro, bārōnem "simpleton"),
a title or degree of nobility; originally, the possessor of a fief, who had feudal tenants under him; in modern times, in France and Germany, a nobleman next in rank below a count; in England, a nobleman of the lowest grade in the House of Lords, being next below a viscount
a husband; as, baron and feme, husband and wife
Baron is a title of honour, often hereditary, and ranked as one of the lowest titles in the various nobiliary systems of Europe.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
In England a title of nobility,—the grade between the baronet and viscount,—the lowest grade in the House of Lords.
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British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'Baron' in Nouns Frequency: #2770
The numerical value of Baron in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Baron in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of Baron in a Sentence
The era of the cattle baron is over, the Son.
The Queen has today been pleased to confer a Dukedom on Prince Henry of Wales, his titles will be Duke of Sussex, Earl of Dumbarton and Baron Kilkeel. Prince Harry thus becomes His Royal Highness The Duke of Sussex, and Ms. Meghan Markle on marriage will become Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex.
It's a lot of fun to revisit the Mad Hatter, it was a gas to get back together with the cast of before, and then the addition of Sacha Baron Cohen certainly upped the stakes quite a lot ... It was great because this particular film .... has a bit more of the Hatter - there are a lot more layers of things going on.
When I disagreed, Sasha Baron Cohen showed me a photograph on Sasha Baron Cohen laptop of a huge inaugural crowd and a man holding a digital clock on a pole, the clock said 11 p.m. My interviewer pointed out that if the crowd was that huge at 11, hours after the actual inauguration, it had to have been the biggest ever.
Of all tyrannies a tyranny exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.
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- baróCatalan, Valencian
- βαρόνος, βαρώνοςGreek
- parun, vabahärraEstonian
- paroni, vapaaherraFinnish
- barono, baronuloIdo
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