empress


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empress

1. the wife or widow of an emperor
2. a woman who holds the rank of emperor in her own right
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Prince Vasili wished to obtain this post for his son, but others were trying through the Dowager Empress Marya Fedorovna to secure it for the baron.
Anna Pavlovna almost closed her eyes to indicate that neither she nor anyone else had a right to criticize what the Empress desired or was pleased with.
Baron Funke has been recommended to the Dowager Empress by her sister," was all she said, in a dry and mournful tone.
As she named the Empress, Anna Pavlovna's face suddenly assumed an expression of profound and sincere devotion and respect mingled with sadness, and this occurred every time she mentioned her illustrious patroness.
The Empress appeared in the verandah, and the little Grand Duchess came out into the crowd.
Because it sat for days and days in the robes of a Byzantine Empress to a painter.
The parallel sticks secured them and their horses from falling over the stage; and the emperor was so much delighted, that he ordered this entertainment to be repeated several days, and once was pleased to be lifted up and give the word of command; and with great difficulty persuaded even the empress herself to let me hold her in her close chair within two yards of the stage, when she was able to take a full view of the whole performance.
Now a district judge has made an order that the Empress, on the Side, will remain shut for a further two weeks following a hearing at South Tyneside Magistrates' Court.
She said one was allegedly told: "If you want drugs you want to go to the Empress.
After mingling with the students, the emperor and empress, who are in a state visit to the Philippines to mark 60 years of diplomatic ties, retired to the holding room, and minutes later, walked outside.
Presidential Spokesman Edwin Lacierda said the Japanese Emperor and Empress will be in the country on January 26 to 30.

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