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grand duke

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1. a prince or nobleman who rules a territory, state, or principality
2. a son or a male descendant in the male line of a Russian tsar
3. a medieval Russian prince who ruled over other princes
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This came during the Bahraini Ambassador's participation in the annual meeting hosted by the Grand Duke of Luxembourg for all accredited Ambassadors, where she wished him success and for Luxembourg further progress and prosperity.
In his cable, His Royal Highness the Crown Prince expressed his best wishes of permanent health and happiness to the Grand Duke of Luxembourg, wishing the and further progress and prosperity to the Government and people of Luxembourg.
Berlin: Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg has passed away at the age of 98, his son Henri confirmed.
Georgi Abashwili, Prince Kazbeki, Natella and Grand Duke illustrate this.
All I know is that the Grand Duke made a short trip outside Manila - to Sulipan, a now obscure town by the river that forms the natural division between Bulacan, where eggs are called itlog, and Pampanga, where eggs are called ebun, the misspelled Tagalog word for bird.
(Standing from left) German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, King Philippe of Belgium, Luxembourg's Grand Duke Henri, Swiss Federal President Alain Berset, Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein, Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen, (sitting from left) German president's wife Elke Buedenbender, Queen Mathilde of Belgium, Grand Duchess Maria-Teresa, Swiss president's wife Muriel Zeender Berset, Hereditary Princess Sophie of Liechtenstein and Austrian president's wife Doris Schmidauer pose for a group picture during a meeting of the heads of six German speaking countries in Sils Maria, Switzerland.
The reverse of UAH 1 coin depicts the Grand Duke of Kyiv, Volodymyr the Great; of UAH 2 - the Grand Duke of Kyiv, Yaroslav the Wise; of UAH 5 - Hetman Bohdan Khmelnytskyi; of UAH 10 - Hetman Ivan Mazepa."
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to Luxembourg O.Och delivered his credentials to Grand Duke of Luxembourg Henri in the Luxembourg Palace on December 7, the Mongolian media report.
Abu Dhabi: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on Tuesday received Prince Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg.
received a cable of thanks from Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg in
During the visit the Duchess will visit the Grand Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art and attend a reception with leading young Luxembourgers in the fields of culture, education, business and the charitable sector.
Here is an account of the entwined lives of Don Giovanni--the illegitimate son of Cosimo I, Grand Duke of Tuscany--and Livia Vernazza, a runaway bride and daughter of a Genoese mattress maker.