HyperDic: imperium

English > 2 senses of the word imperium:
NOUNlocationimperium, empirethe domain ruled by an emperor or empress
attributeimperiumsupreme authority
English > imperium: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningThe domain ruled by an emperor or empress; the region over which imperial dominion is exercised.
InstancesEgyptian Empire, EgyptAn ancient empire to the west of Israel
Ottoman Empire, Turkish EmpireA Turkish sultanate of southwestern Asia and northeastern Africa and southeastern Europe
Persia, Persian EmpireAn empire in southern Asia created by Cyrus the Great in the 6th century BC and destroyed by Alexander the Great in the 4th century BC
Roman EmpireAn empire established by Augustus in 27 BC and divided in AD 395 into the Western Roman Empire and the eastern or Byzantine Empire
RussiaA former empire in eastern Europe and northern Asia created in the 14th century with Moscow as the capital
Broaderdomain, demesne, landterritory over which rule or control is exercised
English > imperium: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
Meaningsupreme authority; absolute dominion.
Broaderauthority, authorization, authorisation, potency, dominance, say-soThe power or right to give orders or make decisions
Spanishimperio, imperium

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