What is Kingdom of Norway?

  • (noun): A constitutional monarchy in northern Europe on the western side of the Scandinavian Peninsula; achieved independence from Sweden in 1905.
    Synonyms: Norway, Norge, Noreg

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Kingdom - Science
... Kingdom (biology), a category in biological taxonomy. ...
Preterism - Key Verses
... who are standing here will not taste death before they see the kingdom of God.” “Truly, I say to you, there are some standing here who will not taste death before they ...
Kingdom Of Holland
... The Kingdom of Holland 1806–1810 (Dutch Koninkrijk Holland, French Royaume de Hollande) was set up by Napoleon Bonaparte as a puppet kingdom for his third brother, Louis Bonaparte, in ... In 1807 Prussian East Frisia and Jever were added to the kingdom but in 1809, after a British invasion, Holland had to give over all territories south of the river Rhine to France ... expectations—he tried to serve Dutch interests instead of his brother's—and the kingdom was dissolved in 1810 after which the Netherlands were annexed by France until 1813 ...
Allied Leaders Of World War II - Kingdom of Norway
... Haakon VII of Norway was King of Norway and the formal head of state from 1905 to his death in 1957 ... Following the German invasion of Norway in 1940, Haakon refused to meet the demands of the attackers, and went into exile in London, where he stayed for ... Otto Ruge was Chief of Defence of Norway from May to June 1940, leading the Norwegian forces in the Norwegian Campaign ...
Yala National Park - Cultural Importance
... The great King Ravana established his kingdom here with Ravana Kotte, now submerged in the sea, as its boundary ... Agriculture flourished in area during the period of Ruhuna Kingdom ... According to Mahavamsa, the Kingdom of Ruhuna began to decline by the end of the 13th Century AD ...

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    Rev. J.D. Liddell: The Kingdom of God is not a democracy. The Lord never seeks re- election. There’s no discussion. No deliberation. No referenda as to which road to take. There’s one right, one wrong. One absolute ruler.
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    Bible: New Testament, Matthew 13:45,46.