royal court

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Noun1.royal court - the family and retinue of a sovereign or princeroyal court - the family and retinue of a sovereign or prince
entourage, retinue, cortege, suite - the group following and attending to some important person
2.royal court - the sovereign and his advisers who are the governing power of a state
authorities, government, regime - the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit; "the government reduced taxes"; "the matter was referred to higher authorities"
Court of Saint James's - the British royal court
Porte, Sublime Porte - the Ottoman court in Constantinople
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as the court was = the Royal Court of King Louis Philippe prided itself on its simplicity and informality; garcons, bourgeois = waiters, neighbors; salon = living room}
Then the waiting-maid got upon Falada, and the real bride rode upon the other horse, and they went on in this way till at last they came to the royal court.
These low, commodious wagons moved two abreast, and on either side of them marched solid ranks of mounted warriors, for in the chariots were the women and children of the royal court.
There followed another band after this, which was called the Royal Court Band, because the members all lived in the palace.
The mortgage system, inheritance, and registration did not pass outside of their own sphere of action and only required three additional clerks in the justice courts and three in the royal courts.
IN RECENT years, the Royal Court has criss-crossed the globe and beyond in search of Christmas cheer.
Muscat, Oct 7 (ONA) Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal bin Saud al- Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court sponsored the launching ceremony of training programs of Competencies Development Institute (CDI) for the academic year 2015/2016, at Al Wahat Club this evening in the presence ofheads of units, advisers and senior officials at the Diwan of Royal Court.
Jeddah, Ramadan 17, 1436, July 04, 2015, SPA -- The Royal Court today issued the following statement:
Amman, May 17 (Petra) -- His Majesty King Abdullah II on Sunday inaugurated the Royal Hashemite Court's grid connected solar power plant which was established inside the Royal Court compound.
23 (BNA): The Saudi Royal Court announced early this morning the sad demise of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdulla bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud.
AFTER reading your article relating to the health and safety situation which caused The Royal Court to be prosecuted and the subsequent letters and comments which were published prior to Christmas, it was with a great deal of trepidation that my wife and daughter set off for our festive lunch on December 25.
Royal Court, the Gulf Kingdom's first direct access to the 89-year-old monarch.

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