Kings may refer to:
- Monarchs: The Sovereign Heads of states and/or nations, with the male being kings
- One of several works known as the "Book of Kings":
- The Books of Kings part of the Bible, divided into two parts
- The Shahnama, an 11th century epic Persian poem
- The Morgan Bible, a French medieval picture Bible
- The Pararaton, a 16th century Javanese history of southeast Asia
- Kings (game), a popular drinking game also known as King's Cup
- Kings (electoral district), a federal electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada
- Kings (handball), also known as "Chinese handball"
- Kings Family Restaurants, a chain of restaurants located in Pennsylvania and Ohio
- Kings (film), a 2007 Irish language film by Tom Collins
- "Kings" (song), a song by rock group Steely Dan on the album Can't Buy a Thrill
- Kings Super Markets, a chain supermarket in northern New Jersey
- The Kings, a Canadian rock band formed in 1977.
- Kings of Leon, an American rock group
- Kings (Australian TV series), an Australian TV series
- Kings (American TV series), an American TV series on NBC
- King's Favourites, a brand of cigarettes
- King's Discount Stores, a chain of stores in the USA
Other articles related to "kings, king":
... which granted land to followers or to churchmen, and were witnessed by the kings who had power to grant the land ... Viking armies were in Kent by 811, and from 835 Viking raids were a concern for the kings of Wessex ... reference to the trimoda necessitas, the set of three obligations that kings of the era placed on their subjects ...
... See also Line of the Half-elven Eärendil Elwing Elros Elrond Kings of Númenor Silmariën Elatan of Andúnië Valandil of Andúnië Lords of Andúnië Númendil ...
... Kings Peak can refer to one of Kings Peak (British Columbia), a mountain in British Columbia Kings Peak (Idaho), a mountain in Idaho Kings Peak (Utah), the highest point in the U.S ...
... to make decisions affecting the Kingdom, while in the mid to late Merovingian period, kings had been reduced to performing merely ceremonial functions, which made them little more ... similarly been the real powers with a ceremonial king ... last four years of his reign did not even bother with the façade of a King ...
... University of King's College in Halifax, Nova Scotia King's University College (Edmonton) in Edmonton, Alberta King's University College (University of Western Ontario), a campus of the ... Mary, Devon The King's School, Basingstoke, Hampshire The King's School, Grantham, Lincolnshire The King's School, Harpenden, Hertfordshire The King's School ... School, Wolverhampton Kings' School, Winchester, Hampshire King's School Senior, Fair Oak, Hampshire Kings School of English, a group of private English Language ...
Famous quotes containing the word kings:
“...that he may learn that there is a prophet in Israel.”
—Bible: Hebrew, 2 Kings 5:8.
Elijah to the king of Israel who has received a letter from the king of Syria looking for someone to cure his commander of leprosy.
“Shall the railroads govern the country, or shall the people govern the railroads? Shall the interest of railroad kings be chiefly regarded, or shall the interest of the people be paramount?”
—Rutherford Birchard Hayes (18221893)
“Who does not know that kings and rulers sprang from men who were ignorant of God, who assumed because of blind greed and intolerable presumption to make themselves masters of other men, their equals, by means of pride, violence, bad faith, murder, and almost every other kind of crime? Surely the devil drove them on.”
—Pope Gregory VII (c. 10201085)