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dynasty

noun [C] uk   /ˈdɪn.ə.sti/  us   /ˈdaɪ.nə-/
a series of rulers or leaders who are all from the same family, or a period when a country is ruled by them: The Mogul dynasty ruled over India for centuries.
dynastic
adjective uk   us   /daɪˈnæs.tɪk/ formal
Translations of “dynasty”
in Vietnamese triều đại…
in Spanish dinastía…
in Thai ราชวงศ์…
in Malaysian dinasti…
in French dynastie…
in German die Dynastie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 王朝,朝代…
in Indonesian dinasti…
in Russian династия…
in Turkish hanedan/hanedanlık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 王朝,朝代…
in Polish dynastia…
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