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1. sovereign

noun. ['ˈsɑːvrən'] a nation's ruler or head of state usually by hereditary right.

Synonyms

  • Carolingian
  • czar
  • Carlovingian
  • chief of state
  • Merovingian
  • monarch
  • ruler
  • head of state
  • Rex
  • emperor
  • Shah of Iran
  • Capetian
  • tzar
  • crowned head
  • king
  • tsar
  • swayer
  • male monarch

Antonyms

  • female monarch
  • requisition
  • confine
  • spell

Etymology

  • soverain (Latin)

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Rhymes with Sovereign

  • sovran

How do you spell sovereign? Is it soverign ?

A common misspelling of sovereign is soverign

Sentences with sovereign


1. Adjective
The Vatican is the center of the Catholic Church, and the world’s smallest sovereign state.

Quotes about sovereign


1. ... the most important concept ever put forth was that matter, ALL matter, with no exceptions from stone to star to starfish to student to sovereign, is as divine as all else in the cosmos, for all flows from Consciousness, the Word that came before the World - and all, in time, will flow back.
- Ki Longfellow, Flow Down Like Silver: Hypatia of Alexandria

2. The principle of democracy is a recognition of the sovereign, inalienable rights of man as a gift from God, the Source of law.
- Fulton J. Sheen

3. Our duty is found in the revealed will of God in the Scriptures. Our trust must be in the sovereign will of God as He works in the ordinary circumstances of our daily lives for our good and His glory.
- Jerry Bridges, Trusting God: Even When Life Hurts

2. sovereign

adjective. ['ˈsɑːvrən'] (of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces.

Synonyms

  • self-governing
  • independent
  • autonomous

Antonyms

  • restrained
  • dependent
  • confined
  • invest

Etymology

  • soverain (Latin)

3. sovereign

adjective. ['ˈsɑːvrən'] greatest in status or authority or power.

Synonyms

  • supreme

Antonyms

  • bound
  • restricted

Etymology

  • soverain (Latin)
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