English to Afrikaans Meaning :: throne

Throne :
- troontrone

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Noun(1) the chair of state for a monarch, bishop, etc.(2) a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination(3) the position and power of an exalted person (a sovereign or bishop
Verb(1) sit on the throne as a ruler(2) put a monarch on the throne

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(1) Born in Scotland, he moved to England in 1604 after his father ascended the English throne .(2) Sophia's son ascended the British throne as George I, the first of the Hanoverian kings.(3) To usurp is to wrongfully assume power or the throne , to encroach upon something.(4) the throne room(5) A few years ago, one of our local papers printed a cartoon about Elvis' death on the throne .(6) A large and very ornate throne sat on the far wall, but no one occupied it.(7) Just because she had a direct line to the throne and its power, she was dotted over and swarmed with flattery and adoration.(8) There were several seats on either side of the throne , and eight chairs had been placed in a semicircle opposite it.(9) They are the powers around the throne , and often they know their own importance.(10) Leaders come and go, but the power is behind the throne .(11) Henry was recognised as heir to the French throne and regent of France.(12) The royal couple left the Netherlands to ascend the British throne in 1689.(13) Angelique yawned and shifted sideways in the throne for comfort, lifting her legs over the right arm rest.(14) the heir to the throne(15) The Knossos throne room has a magnificent throne flanked by wall paintings showing griffins and projects an image of divine power.(16) When his friend took over the Papal throne , Galileo thought he would finally find a sympathetic ear.
Related Words
(1) heir to the throne ::
erfgenaam van die troon
1. sovereign power ::
soewereine krag
2. sovereignty ::
3. rule ::
4. dominion ::
5. enthrone ::
Different Forms
throne, thrones
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

When I take the throne,
you hope to retain your position.

When I take the THRONE, you hope to retain your position.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 4

to be better claimants to the throne
than Cersei\'s children.

to be better claimants to the THRONE than Cersei's children.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 2

A picture of me on the Iron Throne

A picture of me on the Iron Throne

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 10

The lron Throne is mine and I will take it.

The lron Throne is mine and I will take it.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 5

You know I\'m not going to let
Cersei stay on the Iron Throne.

You know I'm not going to let Cersei stay on the Iron Throne.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3

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