kingdom Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “kingdom” - English Dictionary

Definition of "kingdom" - American English Dictionary

See all translations

kingdomnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɪŋ·dəm/
a ​countryruled by a ​king or ​queen: She was ​queen of an ​ancient kingdom in Egypt. biology A kingdom is also one of the ​groups into which ​natural things can be ​divided, ​depending on ​theirtype.
(Definition of kingdom from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definition of "kingdom" - British English Dictionary

See all translations

kingdomnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkɪŋ.dəm/
B2 a ​countryruled by a ​king or ​queen: the United Kingdom of Great ​Britain and ​Northern Ireland an ​area that is ​controlled by a ​particularperson or where a ​particularquality is ​important: the kingdom of ​God/Heaven the kingdom of ​love literary an ​area of ​activity: the kingdom of the ​theatre the kingdoms of the ​mindC2 one of the ​groups that ​natural things can be ​divided into, ​depending on ​theirtype: the ​animal/​plant kingdom
More examples
(Definition of kingdom from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “kingdom”
in Arabic مَمْلَكة…
in Korean 왕국…
in Portuguese reino…
in Catalan regne…
in Japanese 王国…
in Chinese (Simplified) 王国, (某人)占统治地位的地方, 管辖范围…
in Turkish krallık…
in Russian королевство…
in Chinese (Traditional) 王國, (某人)佔統治地位的地方, 管轄範圍…
in Italian regno…
in Polish królestwo…
What is the pronunciation of kingdom?