empire

  • 1 empire — [ ɑ̃pir ] n. m. • XIIe; empirie 1080; lat. imperium 1 ♦ Autorité, domination absolue. ⇒ commandement, maîtrise, souveraineté. L homme qui « donne aujourd hui l empire du monde à la France » (Chateaubriand). ♢ Pouvoir, forte influence. « La… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 empire — EMPIRE. s. mas. Commandement, puissance, autorité. Vous avez un empire absolu sur moi. Il exerce un empire tyrannique sur ses amis. Il a pris empire, beaucoup d empire sur un tel. f♛/b] On dit aussi, Exercer un empire despotique dans sa maison,… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 3 empire — EMPIRE. s. m. Commandement, puissance, authorité. Vous avez un empire absolu sur moy. il exerce un empire tyrannique sur ses amis. il a pris empire, beaucoup d empire sur un tel. il a empire sur l esprit d un tel. On dit, Avoir de l empire sur… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 4 Empire — Empire, CA U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 3903 Housing Units (2000): 1214 Land area (2000): 1.584183 sq. miles (4.103015 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.584183 sq …

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  • 5 Empire — Em pire, n. [F., fr. L. imperium a command, sovereignty, dominion, empire, fr. imperare. See {Emperor}; cf. {Imperial}.] 1. Supreme power; sovereignty; sway; dominion. The empire of the sea. Shak. [1913 Webster] Over hell extend His empire, and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Empire V — Empire V …

    Википедия

  • 7 empire — em‧pire [ˈempaɪə ǁ paɪr] noun [countable] informal ORGANIZATIONS a group of companies or organizations controlled by one powerful company or person: • Their cautious management style has created a powerful retailing empire. • The Bond business… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 8 empire — (n.) early 14c., from O.Fr. empire rule, authority, kingdom, imperial rule, from L. imperium rule, command, from imperare to command, from im in (see IN (Cf. in ) (2)) + parare to order, prepare (see PARE (Cf. pare)). Not etymologi …

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  • 9 empire — empíre s. n. [pron. fr. ampir] Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  EMPIRE adj. invar. Stil empire = stil în arhitectură şi în arta decorativă şi aplicată, caracterizat prin monumentalitate fastuoasă, prin folosirea… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 10 Empire — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El término Empire puede hacer referencia a: Empire, tercer libro de la saga El legado. Empire, revista británica. Empire Interactive, empresa de desarrollo de videojuegos. Obtenido de Empire Categoría:… …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 11 empire — Empire, Imperium. Contraindre de se rendre à l empire Romain, In deditionem imperij Romani indigere. Estre soubs l empire Romain, Imperio Romano teneri. Avoir empire et souveraine puissance, Summo in imperio esse. Avoir empire et souveraine… …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 12 Empire EP — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Empire EP Archivo:Telle.jpg Álbum de The Word Alive Publicación 21 de julio, 2009 Género(s) Post Hardcore / …

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  • 13 Empire — может означать: Empire  журнал о популярном кинематографе. Empire  компьютерная пошаговая стратегическая игра 1977 года. Empire альбом британской группы Kasabian. Empire: Total War компьютерная пошаговая стратегическая игра 2009… …

    Википедия

  • 14 Empire, CA — U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 3903 Housing Units (2000): 1214 Land area (2000): 1.584183 sq. miles (4.103015 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.584183 sq. miles… …

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  • 15 Empire, CO — U.S. town in Colorado Population (2000): 355 Housing Units (2000): 179 Land area (2000): 0.252498 sq. miles (0.653967 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.252498 sq. miles (0.653967 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 16 Empire, LA — U.S. Census Designated Place in Louisiana Population (2000): 2211 Housing Units (2000): 923 Land area (2000): 5.321991 sq. miles (13.783894 sq. km) Water area (2000): 2.345763 sq. miles (6.075499 sq. km) Total area (2000): 7.667754 sq. miles… …

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  • 17 Empire, MI — U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 378 Housing Units (2000): 276 Land area (2000): 1.150843 sq. miles (2.980669 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.085745 sq. miles (0.222079 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.236588 sq. miles (3.202748 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 18 Empire, OH — U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 300 Housing Units (2000): 139 Land area (2000): 0.328554 sq. miles (0.850952 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.328554 sq. miles (0.850952 sq. km) FIPS code …

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  • 19 Empire — Empire: Die Bezeichnung für den Stil und die Stilepoche der Zeit Napoleons I. und der folgenden Jahre wurde im 19. Jh. aus gleichbed. frz. (style) Empire entlehnt. Frz. empire »Kaiserreich« geht auf lat. imperium (vgl. ↑ Imperium) zurück …

    Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • 20 empire — ► NOUN 1) an extensive group of states ruled over by a single monarch or ruling authority. 2) supreme political power. 3) a large commercial organization under the control of one person or group. ► ADJECTIVE (Empire) ▪ denoting a neoclassical… …

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