Kings

Kings may refer to:

  • Monarchs: The Sovereign Heads of states and/or nations, with the male being kings
  • One of several works known as the "Book of Kings":
    • The Books of Kings part of the Bible, divided into two parts
    • The Shahnama, an 11th century epic Persian poem
    • The Morgan Bible, a French medieval picture Bible
    • The Pararaton, a 16th century Javanese history of southeast Asia
  • Kings (game), a popular drinking game also known as King's Cup
  • Kings (electoral district), a federal electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Kings (handball), also known as "Chinese handball"
  • Kings Family Restaurants, a chain of restaurants located in Pennsylvania and Ohio
  • Kings (film), a 2007 Irish language film by Tom Collins
  • "Kings" (song), a song by rock group Steely Dan on the album Can't Buy a Thrill
  • Kings Super Markets, a chain supermarket in northern New Jersey
  • The Kings, a Canadian rock band formed in 1977.
  • Kings of Leon, an American rock group
  • Kings (Australian TV series), an Australian TV series
  • Kings (American TV series), an American TV series on NBC
  • King's Favourites, a brand of cigarettes
  • King's Discount Stores, a chain of stores in the USA

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Famous quotes containing the word kings:

    ...that broken reed of a staff, which will pierce the hand of anyone who leans on it.
    Bible: Hebrew, 2 Kings 18:21.

    The state of monarchy is the supremest thing upon earth: for kings are not only God’s Lieutenants upon earth, and sit upon God’s throne, but even by God himself they are called gods.
    James I of England, James VI of Scotland (1566–1625)

    When private men shall act with original views, the lustre will be transferred from the actions of kings to those of gentlemen.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)