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Kings - In Education
... University of King's College in Halifax, Nova Scotia King's University College (Edmonton) in Edmonton, Alberta King's University College (University of Western Ontario), a campus of the University of ... Mary, Devon The King's School, Basingstoke, Hampshire The King's School, Grantham, Lincolnshire The King's School, Harpenden, Hertfordshire The King's School, Macclesfield, Cheshire The ... School, Wolverhampton Kings' School, Winchester, Hampshire King's School Senior, Fair Oak, Hampshire Kings School of English, a group of private English Language Schools "The King's School" most often refers to ...
Isildur - House of Elendil
... also Line of the Half-elven Eärendil Elwing Elros Elrond Kings of Númenor Silmariën Elatan of Andúnië Valandil of Andúnië Lords of Andúnië Númendil Amandil Elendil Isildur Anárion ...
Kings Peak
... Kings Peak can refer to one of Kings Peak (British Columbia), a mountain in British Columbia Kings Peak (Idaho), a mountain in Idaho Kings Peak (Utah), the highest ...
Mayor Of The Palace
... decisions affecting the Kingdom, while in the mid to late Merovingian period, kings had been reduced to performing merely ceremonial functions, which made them little more than nominal ... under a constitutional monarchy, which have similarly been the real powers with a ceremonial king ... his reign did not even bother with the façade of a King ...
Wiglaf Of Mercia - Coinage and Charters
... these were documents which granted land to followers or to churchmen, and were witnessed by the kings who had power to grant the land ... and from 835 Viking raids were a concern for the kings of Wessex ... contains an early reference to the trimoda necessitas, the set of three obligations that kings of the era placed on their subjects ...

Famous quotes containing the word kings:

    Such is the caprice of Romans ... who reject kings in name but not in practice, and accept an Emperor mightier than a hundred kings.
    Pierre Corneille (1606–1684)

    Then turning to the disciples, Jesus said to them privately, “Blessed are the eyes that see what you see! For I tell you that many prophets and kings desired to see what you see, but did not see it, and to hear what you hear, but did not hear it.”
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 10:23,24.

    I am the very pattern of a modern Major-Gineral,
    I’ve information vegetable, animal, and mineral;
    I know the kings of England, and I quote the fights historical,
    From Marathon to Waterloo, in order categorical;
    Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (1836–1911)