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Grand Duke

Grand Duke

WordNet



noun


(1)   A prince who rules a territory
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Etymology


From grand + duke, from French duc, from Latin dux, leader, from ducere, lead

Noun



  1. ruler or monarch of a grand duchy
  2. son or grandson of a czar (emperor) of the Russian Empire. (A more literal translation of the Russian would be "grand prince".)

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