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Meaning of dynasty by Wiktionary Dictionary

dynasty


    Etymology

    From Late Latin dynastia, from Ancient Greek δυναστεία ( dunasteia, “power, dominion” ) .

    Pronunciation

    • ( US ) IPA: /'daɪnəsti/
    • ( UK ) IPA: /'dɪnəsti/

    Noun

    dynasty ( plural: dynasties )

    1. A series of rulers or dynasts from one family .

    Derived terms



Explanation of dynasty by Wordnet Dictionary

dynasty


    Noun
    1. a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family