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throne

noun [C]  /θroʊn/ us  
a special chair used by a king or queen, or the condition of being such a ruler: He is heir to the throne.
Translations of “throne”
in Korean 왕위…
in Arabic عَرْش…
in French trône…
in Turkish taht…
in Italian trono…
in Chinese (Traditional) 王座, 王位…
in Russian трон…
in Polish tron…
in Spanish trono…
in Portuguese trono…
in German der Thron…
in Catalan tron…
in Japanese 王座…
in Chinese (Simplified) 王座, 王位…
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