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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   /daɪˈnæs.tɪk/ formal us  
Translations of “dynasty”
in Spanish dinastía…
in French dynastie…
in German die Dynastie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 王朝,朝代…
in Russian династия…
in Turkish hanedan/hanedanlık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 王朝,朝代…
in Polish dynastia…
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