Meaning of Empire

English: Empire
Bangla: সাম্রাজ্য
Hindi: साम्राज्य
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Bangla Academy Dictionary:

Definition: 1

a group of nations or peoples ruled over by an emperor, empress, or other powerful sovereign or government: usually a territory of greater extent than a kingdom, as the former British Empire, French Empire, Russian Empire, Byzantine Empire, or Roman Empire.

Definition: 2

a government under an emperor or empress.

Definition: 3

(often initial capital letter) the historical period during which a nation is under such a government: a history of the second French empire.

Definition: 4

supreme power in governing; imperial power; sovereignty: Austria's failure of empire in central Europe.

Definition: 5

supreme control; absolute sway: passion's empire over the mind.