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emperornoun [C]

uk   /ˈem.pər.ər/ us   /ˈem.pɚ.ɚ/
C1 a male ruler of an empire
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"emperor" in American English

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emperornoun [C]

us   /ˈem·pər·ər/
a male ruler of an empire
(Definition of emperor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “emperor”
in Korean 황제…
in Arabic إمبِراطور…
in Malaysian maharaja…
in French empereur, impératrice…
in Russian император…
in Chinese (Traditional) 皇帝…
in Italian imperatore…
in Turkish imparator, padişah…
in Polish cesarz, imperator…
in Spanish emperador, emperadora…
in Vietnamese hoàng đế…
in Portuguese imperador…
in Thai จักรพรรดิ์…
in German der Kaiser…
in Catalan emperador…
in Japanese 皇帝, 天皇…
in Chinese (Simplified) 皇帝…
in Indonesian maharaja, kaisar…
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