Etymology

1. emperor

noun. ['ˈɛmpɝɝ'] red table grape of California.

Etymology

  • empereor (French)
  • imperator (Latin)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Emperor

  • zipperer

How do you pronounce emperor?

Pronounce emperor as ˈɛmpərər.

US - How to pronounce emperor in American English

UK - How to pronounce emperor in British English

How to spell emperor? Is it empero? Or empror? Common misspellings are:

  • empero
  • empror

Example sentences of the word emperor


1. Noun, singular or mass
Also like the emperor scorpion and other Arthropods, the tarantula has blue blood.

Quotes containing the word emperor


1. You come of the Lord Adam and the Lady Eve,"said Aslan. "And that is both honour enough to erect the head of the poorest beggar, and shame enough to bow the shoulders of the greatest emperor on earth. Be content.
- C.S. Lewis, Prince Caspian

2. The wise man knows that it is better to sit on the banks of a remote mountain stream than to be emperor of the whole world.
- Zhuangzi

3. The only emperor is the emperor of ice cream.
- Wallace Stevens, The Collected Poems

2. emperor

noun. ['ˈɛmpɝɝ'] the male ruler of an empire.

Synonyms

  • crowned head
  • Kaiser
  • monarch
  • Romanoff
  • empress
  • Holy Roman Emperor
  • tenno
  • Emperor of Rome
  • Roman Emperor
  • sovereign
  • mikado

Etymology

  • empereor (French)
  • imperator (Latin)

3. emperor

noun. ['ˈɛmpɝɝ'] large richly colored butterfly.

Synonyms

  • Apatura iris
  • Apatura
  • nymphalid butterfly
  • genus Apatura
  • brush-footed butterfly
  • four-footed butterfly
  • purple emperor
  • emperor butterfly

Antonyms

  • female monarch
  • unfree
  • subordinate

Etymology

  • empereor (French)
  • imperator (Latin)

4. emperor

noun. ['ˈɛmpɝɝ'] large moth of temperate forests of Eurasia having heavily scaled transparent wings.

Synonyms

  • saturniid moth
  • emperor moth
  • Saturnia
  • genus Saturnia
  • saturniid

Etymology

  • empereor (French)
  • imperator (Latin)
Synonym.com