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sovereign

noun [C]  /ˈsɑv·rən, ˈsɑv·ər·ən/ us  
world history a king or queen, or a person having the power to govern a country
sovereign
adjective [not gradable]  /ˈsɑv·rən, ˈsɑv·ər·ən/ us  
Algeria was a colony but now is a sovereign nation.
Translations of “sovereign”
in Spanish soberano…
in French souverain/-aine…
in German der Souverän…
in Chinese (Traditional) 統治者, 君主, 元首…
in Russian суверенный, независимый…
in Turkish müstakil, bağımsız…
in Chinese (Simplified) 统治者, 君主, 元首…
in Polish suwerenny…
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