(Slang) A supervisor; a boss.
A person having great power or authority:
A Byzantine emperor or prince.
(medieval political theory) Specifically, the ruler of the Holy Roman Empire; the world-monarch.
One, such as a monarch or dictator, that rules or governs.
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