Kaiser


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Kai·ser

 (kī′zər)
n.
1. Any of the emperors of the Holy Roman Empire (962-1806), of Austria (1804-1918), or of Germany (1871-1918).
2. Used as the title for such a man.

[German, from Middle High German keiser, from Old High German keisar, from Latin Caesar; see caesar.]

Kaiser

(ˈkaɪzə)
n (sometimes not capital)
1. (Historical Terms) any German emperor, esp Wilhelm II (ruled 1888–1918)
2. (Historical Terms) obsolete any Austro-Hungarian emperor
[C16: from German, ultimately from Latin Caesar emperor, from the cognomen of Gaius Julius Caesar]
ˈkaiserdom, ˈkaiserism n

Kaiser

(German ˈkaizər)
n
(Biography) Georg (ˈɡeːɔrk). 1878–1945, German expressionist dramatist

kai•ser

(ˈkaɪ zər)

n.
1. a German emperor: the title used from 1871 to 1918.
2. an Austrian emperor.
3. a ruler of the Holy Roman Empire.
[1800–10; < German, Old High German keisar « Latin Caesar emperor, literally, Caesar]

Kai•ser

(ˈkaɪ zər)

n.
Henry J(ohn), 1882–1967, U.S. industrialist.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kaiser - the title of the Holy Roman Emperors or the emperors of Austria or of Germany until 1918Kaiser - the title of the Holy Roman Emperors or the emperors of Austria or of Germany until 1918
emperor - the male ruler of an empire
Translations

Kaiser

[ˈkaɪzəʳ] Nkáiser m
References in classic literature ?
Telephony has always been in high favor with the Kaiser.
Such a wife as that would wish to push him, and he could hardly admit to himself that this was what fate had in reserve for him--to be propelled in his career by a young lady who would perhaps attempt to talk to the Kaiser as he had heard her the other night talk to the President.
Some said the Kaiser was doubtlessly already there, and there was a great deal of damning Belgium.
They brought us hot soup and coffee, and then those who were not on duty sat around and helped me damn the Kaiser and his brood.
I received this," he announced, "less than three weeks ago from the hands of the Kaiser himself.
Guard it carefully, though, for it is signed by the Kaiser himself.
You are only one of your kind--they are all like you from the Kaiser down.
A herd of zebras grazed where once the German kaiser may have reviewed his troops.
But the American Kaiser would not take every- body.
But in his best days (I mean, of course, his worst) Flambeau was a figure as statuesque and international as the Kaiser.
The Institute has made a new commitment to speak out on public issues about which it has special knowledge," says Kaiser.
Marcil is asking that Kaiser change its marketing material and pay for Viagra, and is seeking unspecified compensation for emotional distress.