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Still the best place to go if you want to know which German emperor smacked the king of Bulgaria on the bottom. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Three cousins of the last emperor conducted a futile resistance in the south. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The mindless violence of male purple emperor butterflies is astounding. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Beautifully photographed film about a colony of emperor penguins. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Only a king or the emperor is permitted to wear a purple robe and a crown on his head. Christianity Today (2000)Beautifully photographed film about emperor penguins. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We found inscriptions on the weapons that linked them to the first Emperor. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The first emperor of China was obsessed with the quest for immortality. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Cameras capture the critical first few months of an emperor penguin 's life in this stunning documentary. The Sun (2015)As his eyes adjusted, he saw the emperor for the first time. The Barefoot Emperor: An Ethiopian Tragedy (2007)It shows him to have been the first emperor to sport a beard, perhaps to cover up some facial blemishes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)THE purple emperor butterfly is early. The Sun (2014)Within five minutes a male purple emperor cruised up and down the forest track at great speed, obviously seeking a newly emerged female. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I remember the Emperor for the first time spoke on the radio. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Twenty-four Byzantine emperors were of Armenian stock. The Crossing-Place (1993)Emperor penguins in the Antarctic? Times, Sunday Times (2013)And here was an image so indelible that no camera was needed to capture it: the emperor penguin appeared to be holding a press conference. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Adult emperor penguins can trek up to 70 miles over ice to breeding colonies in the Antarctic winter. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I have studied purple emperor larvae in the wild for the last six years, checking them twice monthly during the winter. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They proved fearless in battle and were used as warriors first by the emperors' rivals against the emperor, then by the emperor himself against his rivals. The Barefoot Emperor: An Ethiopian Tragedy (2007)
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Translations for 'emperor'
British English: emperor /ˈɛmpərə/ NOUN
An emperor is a man who rules an empire.
...the emperor's palace.
- American English: emperor
- Arabic: اِمْبراطور
- Brazilian Portuguese: imperador
- Chinese: 皇帝
- Croatian: imperator
- Czech: císař
- Danish: kejser
- Dutch: keizer
- European Spanish: emperador
- Finnish: keisari
- French: empereur
- German: Kaiser
- Greek: αυτοκράτορας
- Italian: imperatore
- Japanese: 皇帝
- Korean: 황제
- Norwegian: keiser
- Polish: cesarz
- European Portuguese: imperador
- Romanian: împărat
- Russian: император
- Spanish: emperador
- Swedish: kejsare
- Thai: จักรพรรดิ
- Turkish: imparator
- Ukrainian: імператор
- Vietnamese: hoàng đế
Definition of emperor from the Collins English Dictionary
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