Some articles on kingdom:
... here will not taste death before they see the kingdom of God.” “Truly, I say to you, there are some standing here who will not taste death ...
... The great King Ravana established his kingdom here with Ravana Kotte, now submerged in the sea, as its boundary ... Agriculture flourished in area during the period of Ruhuna Kingdom ... According to Mahavamsa, the Kingdom of Ruhuna began to decline by the end of the 13th Century AD ...
... Time Population (estimations) Percentage rate of Hungarians without Kingdom of Croatia (estimations) Notes c. 1828 11,495,536 40-45% 1837 44% 37% (with Kingdom of Croatia) 1846 12,033,399 40–45% 41,6% 36,5-40% (with Kingdom of Croatia) Two years before Hungarian. 46% 1900 16,838,255 51.4% 1910 18,264,533 54.5% 48,1% (with Kingdom of Croatia) 5% Jews (counted according to their mother tongue) ...
... Kingdom (biology), a category in biological taxonomy. ...
... The Kingdom of Holland 1806–1810 (Dutch Koninkrijk Holland, French Royaume de Hollande) was set up by Napoleon Bonaparte as a puppet kingdom for his third brother, Louis Bonaparte, in order to better control ... In 1807 Prussian East Frisia and Jever were added to the kingdom but in 1809, after a British invasion, Holland had to give over all territories south of the river Rhine to France ... tried to serve Dutch interests instead of his brother's—and the kingdom was dissolved in 1810 after which the Netherlands were annexed by France until 1813 ...
More definitions of "kingdom":
- (noun): A country with a king as head of state.
- (noun): The domain ruled by a king or queen.
- (noun): A domain in which something is dominant.
Example: "The untroubled kingdom of reason"
Synonyms: land, realm
- (noun): A monarchy with a king or queen as head of state.
- (noun): One of seven biological categories: Monera or Protoctista or Plantae or Fungi or Animalia.
Famous quotes containing the word kingdom:
“A box of teak, a box of sandalwood,
A brass-ringed spyglass in a case,
A coin, leaf-thin with many polishings,
Last kingdom of a gold forgotten face,
These lie about the room....”
—Philip Larkin (19221986)
“Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in search of fine pearls; on finding one pearl of great value, he went and sold all that he had and bought it.”
—Bible: New Testament, Matthew 13:45,46.
“The kingdom of our Prospero, Freud, now dissolves in air.”
—Mason Cooley (b. 1927)