monarch monarch  /ˈmɑ ˌnɑrk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a nation's ruler or head of state usually by hereditary right
  2. (n) large migratory American butterfly having deep orange wings with black and white markings; the larvae feed on milkweed

Usage(s):

  1. During his 53 years on the throne, the monarch has tried to balance the nation's bright face with its sometimes dark reality.
  2. Every Monday, millions of Thais voluntarily don yellow shirts in honor of their monarch, whose reign is associated with the color.
  3. Japan's wartime monarch outlived his role as god-king, but he oversaw the nation's modern transformation.

News

  1. Announcing the Release of the Monarch Diamond Ring by Avianne & Co.

    Avianne & Co. are the exclusive diamond jewelers to artists, entertainers, and athletes worldwide, specializing in both traditional and custom pieces. Recently released, the Monarch Diamond Ring has joined the jeweler's exciting collection of Men's Diamond Rings. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10828982.htm
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Monarch Airlines Plans 62-Jet Deal by September in Discount Push

    Monarch is considering both existing and upgraded versions of Airbus SAS and Boeing Co. short-haul models, plus the new CSeries jet from Bombardier Inc., as it mulls fleet renewal and expansion requirements, Finance Director Robert Palmer said.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Monarch Community Bancorp, Inc. Announces Share Price in Private Placement Equity Offering

    COLDWATER, Mich. -- Monarch Community Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQB:MCBF), the parent company of Monarch Community Bank, announced today that its Board of Directors has set $2.00 per share (on a post-split basis) ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "We want a president of a democratic republic, not a monarch in power," former President Lucio Gutierrez told The Associated Press.
    on Jul 23, 2008 By: Lucio Gutierrez Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "The president created in this constitution is a monarch, an imperial president," said Biti, the MDC's secretary-general.
    on Sep 7, 2008 By: Tendai Biti Source: Africasia

  3. "Now Tutankhamun is back, giving a new generation the chance to learn firsthand about the life and magic of this ancient monarch," Zahi Hawass, secretary general of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities, said.
    on Dec 1, 2004 By: Zahi Hawass Source: MSNBC

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