What does emperor mean?

Definitions for emperor
ˈɛm pər ərem·per·or

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word emperor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. emperor(noun)

    the male ruler of an empire

  2. emperor(noun)

    red table grape of California

  3. emperor, emperor moth, Saturnia pavonia(noun)

    large moth of temperate forests of Eurasia having heavily scaled transparent wings

  4. emperor butterfly, emperor(noun)

    large richly colored butterfly

Wiktionary

  1. emperor(Noun)

    The male monarch or ruler of an empire.

  2. emperor(Noun)

    (medieval political theory) Specifically, the ruler of the Holy Roman Empire; the world-monarch.

    The Investiture Controversy was a conflict between the Emperor and the Pope.

  3. emperor(Noun)

    A large, relatively valuable marble in children's games.

  4. Origin: From empereor (Modern French empereur), from imperator, from imperare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emperor(noun)

    the sovereign or supreme monarch of an empire; -- a title of dignity superior to that of king; as, the emperor of Germany or of Austria; the emperor or Czar of Russia

  2. Origin: [OF. empereor, empereour, F. empereur, L. imperator, fr. imperare to command; in in + parare to prepare, order. See Parade, and cf. Imperative, Empress.]

Freebase

  1. Emperor

    An emperor is a monarch, usually the sovereign ruler of an empire or another type of imperial realm. Empress, the female equivalent, may indicate an emperor's wife, mother, or a woman who rules in her own right. Emperors are generally recognized to be of a higher honor and rank than kings. Currently, the Emperor of Japan is the only reigning monarch with the title.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Emperor

    em′pėr-or, n. the head of the Roman Empire: the highest title of sovereignty:—fem. Em′press.—ns. Em′peror-moth, except the Death's-head, the largest British moth, its expanse of wings being about three inches; Em′perorship; Em′pery, empire, power. [O. Fr. emperere—L. imperator (fem. imperatrix)—imperāre, to command.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'emperor' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4171

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'emperor' in Nouns Frequency: #1633

How to pronounce emperor ?

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How to say emperor in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of emperor in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of emperor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of emperor in a Sentence

  1. Emperor Sigismund:

    I am the Roman Emperor, and am above grammar.

  2. Charles V:

    Name me an emperor who was ever struck by a cannonball.

  3. Charles V:

    Name me and emperor who was ever struck by a cannonball.

  4. Olga Kulikovskaya-Romanova:

    The emperor ... must lie in the place where the lord laid him to rest.

  5. Alexandra Feodorovna:

    ... A country where the man of God helps the emperor, never die. This is true

Images & Illustrations of emperor

  1. emperoremperoremperoremperoremperor

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