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king

noun /kiŋ/
a male ruler of a nation, who inherits his position by right of birth
rey
He became king when his father died King Charles III.
the playing card with the picture of a king
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I have two cards – the ten of spades and the king of diamonds.
the most important piece in chess.
rey
kingdom noun a state having a king (or queen) as its head
reino
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland He rules over a large kingdom.
any of the three great divisions of natural objects
reino
the animal, vegetable and mineral kingdoms.
kingly adjective of, relating to, or suitable for a king kingly robes a kingly feast. kingliness noun
realeza
kingfisher noun a type of bird with brilliant blue feathers which feeds on fish.
martín pescador
king-size adjective ( king-sized) of a large size; larger than normal
tamaño gigante, tamaño familiar
a king-sized bed king-size cigarettes.
(Definition of king from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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