2017-07-27T19:00:51+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Khan (title), Regicide, Absolute monarchy, Coronation, Enlightened absolutism, Chinese era name, Constitutional monarchy, Head of state, Lèse-majesté, Regnal name, Bailiff, Khanate, Dual monarchy, Monarchy of New Zealand, Victory title, Coronet, Crown land, Real union, Last Roman Emperor, Composite monarchy, Royal Household, Realm, Marriage of state flashcards


  • Khan (title)
    Khan (Mongolian: хан/khan; Turkish: kağan or hakan; Azerbaijani: xan; Ottoman: han; Old Turkic: ????????????, kaɣan; Chinese: 可汗, kèhán; Goguryeo : 皆, key; Silla: 干, kan; Baekje: 瑕, ke; Manchu: ᡥᠠᠨ, Pashto: خان Urdu: خان‎, Balochi: خان Hindi: ख़ान; Nepali: खाँ Bengali: খ়ান; Bulgarian: хан, Chuvash: хун, hun) is originally a title for a sovereign or a military ruler, widely used by medieval nomadic Mongolic and later Turkic tribes living to the north of China.
  • Regicide
    The broad definition of regicide (Latin regis "of king" + cida "killer" or cidium "killing") is the deliberate killing of a monarch, or the person responsible for the killing of a person of royalty.
  • Absolute monarchy
    Absolute monarchy or despotic monarchy is a monarchical form of government in which the monarch has absolute power among his or her people.
  • Coronation
    A coronation is a ceremony marking the formal investiture of a monarch and/or their consort with regal power, usually involving the ritual placement of a crown upon his or her head and the presentation of other items of regalia.
  • Enlightened absolutism
    Enlightened absolutism, also known as enlightened despotism and benevolent absolutism, is a form of absolute monarchy or despotism inspired by the Enlightenment.
  • Chinese era name
    A Chinese era name is the regnal year, reign period, or regnal title used when traditionally numbering years in an emperor's reign and naming certain Chinese rulers.
  • Constitutional monarchy
    A constitutional monarchy (also known as a limited or parliamentary monarchy) is a form of monarchy in which the monarch executes their authorities in accordance with a set constitution, which can include political and constitutional conventions.
  • Head of state
    A head of state or Chief of State is the highest-ranking position in a sovereign state and is vested with powers to act as the chief public representative of that state.
  • Lèse-majesté
    Lèse-majesté /ˌliːz ˈmædʒᵻsti/ (French: lèse-majesté [lɛz maʒɛste]; Law French, from the Latin laesa maiestas, "injured majesty"; in English, also lese-majesty, lese majesty or leze majesty) is the crime of violating majesty, an offence against the dignity of a reigning sovereign or against a state.
  • Regnal name
    A regnal name, or reign name, is a name used by some monarchs and popes during their reigns, and used subsequently to refer to them.
  • Bailiff
    A bailiff (from Middle English baillif, Old French baillis, bail "custody, charge, office"; cf. bail, based on the adjectival form, baiulivus, of Latin bajulus, carrier, manager) is a manager, overseer or custodian; a legal officer to whom some degree of authority or jurisdiction is given.
  • Khanate
    Khanate or Khaganate is a political entity ruled by a Khan or Khagan.
  • Dual monarchy
    Dual monarchy occurs when two separate kingdoms are ruled by the same monarch, follow the same foreign policy, exist in a customs union with each other and have a combined military but are otherwise self-governing.
  • Monarchy of New Zealand
    The monarchy of New Zealand—also referred to as the Crown in Right of New Zealand or the Queen in Right of New Zealand—is the constitutional system of government in which a hereditary monarch is the sovereign and head of state of New Zealand, forming the core of the country's Westminster-style parliamentary democracy.
  • Victory title
    A victory title is an honorific title adopted by a successful military commander to commemorate his defeat of an enemy nation.
  • Coronet
    A coronet is a small crown consisting of ornaments fixed on a metal ring.
  • Crown land
    Crown land, also known as royal domain or demesne, is a territorial area belonging to the monarch, who personifies the Crown.
  • Real union
    Real union is a union of two or more states, which share some state institutions as in contrast to personal unions; however they are not as unified as states in a political union.
  • Last Roman Emperor
    Last Roman Emperor or Last World Emperor is a figure of medieval European legend, which developed as an aspect of eschatology in the Catholic Church.
  • Composite monarchy
    A composite monarchy (or composite state) is a historical category, introduced by J.
  • Royal Household
    A royal household or imperial household in ancient and medieval monarchies, and papal household for popes, formed the basis for the general government of the country as well as providing for the needs of the sovereign and his relations.
  • Realm
    A realm /ˈrɛlm/ is a community or territory over which a sovereign rules; it is commonly used to describe a kingdom or other monarchical or dynastic state.
  • Marriage of state
    A marriage of state in ancient use is a diplomatic marriage or union between two members of different nation-states or internally, between two power blocs, usually in authoritarian societies and is a practice which dates back into pre-history, as far back as early Grecian cultures in western society, and of similar antiquity in other civilizations.