Some articles on kingdom:
... 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 ... 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 ... Dutch interests instead of his brother's—and the kingdom was dissolved in 1810 after which the Netherlands were annexed by France until 1813 ...
... Kingdom (biology), a category in biological taxonomy. ...
... 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 Revolution of 1848. 41.4% 1880 13,749,603 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) ...
... are standing 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 before they see the Son of Man ...
... 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 ...
More definitions of "kingdom":
- (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): A basic group of natural objects.
- (noun): One of seven biological categories: Monera or Protoctista or Plantae or Fungi or Animalia.
- (noun): A country with a king as head of state.
Famous quotes containing the word kingdom:
“The kingdom of man over nature, which cometh not with observation,a dominion such as now is beyond his dream of God,he shall enter without more wonder than the blind man feels who is gradually restored to perfect sight.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“My kingdom for a nightman!”
—Samuel Beckett (19061989)
“In the kingdom of consumption the citizen is king. A democratic monarchy: equality before consumption, fraternity in consumption, and freedom through consumption. The dictatorship of consumer goods has finally destroyed the barriers of blood, lineage and race.”
—Raoul Vaneigem (b. 1934)