Dynasty

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A dynasty is a sequence of rulers from the same family, usually in the context of a feudal or monarchical system, but sometimes also appearing in elective republics.wikipedia
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Monarchy

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A dynasty is a sequence of rulers from the same family, usually in the context of a feudal or monarchical system, but sometimes also appearing in elective republics.
A monarchy is a form of government in which a group, generally a group of people representing a dynasty (aristocracy), embodies the country's national identity and its head, the monarch, exercises the role of supreme sovereignty.

House of Windsor

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For instance, the House of Windsor will be maintained through the children of Queen Elizabeth II, as it did with the monarchy of the Netherlands, whose dynasty remained the House of Orange-Nassau through three successive queens regnant.
The House of Windsor is the reigning royal house of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.

House of Romanov

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The earliest such example among major European monarchies was in the Russian Empire in the 18th century, where the name of the House of Romanov was maintained through Grand Duchess Anna Petrovna.
The House of Romanov (also Romanoff; Рома́новы, Románovy, ) was the reigning dynasty in Russia from 1613 until the abdication of Tsar Nicholas II on 15 March 1917, as a result of the February Revolution.

Royal family

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The dynastic family or lineage may be known as a "noble house", which may be styled as "royal", "princely", "ducal", "comital", et cetera, depending upon the chief or present title borne by its members.
A dynasty is sometimes referred to as "the House of ...".

Prince

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The dynastic family or lineage may be known as a "noble house", which may be styled as "royal", "princely", "ducal", "comital", et cetera, depending upon the chief or present title borne by its members.
generically, prince refers to a member of a family that ruled by hereditary right, the title referring either to sovereigns or to cadets of a sovereign's family. The term may be broadly used of persons in various cultures, continents or eras. In Europe, it is the title legally borne by dynastic cadets in monarchies, and borne by courtesy by members of formerly reigning dynasties.

Morganatic marriage

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For example, after the 1914 assassinations of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his morganatic wife Duchess Sophie von Hohenberg, their son Duke Maximilian was bypassed for the Austro-Hungarian throne because he was not a Habsburg dynast.
Usually, neither the bride nor any children of the marriage have a claim on the bridegroom's succession rights, titles, precedence, or entailed property.

Monarch

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Until the 19th century, it was taken for granted that a legitimate function of a monarch was to aggrandize his dynasty: that is, to expand the territory, wealth, and power of his family members.
Most monarchs, both historically and in the present day, have been born and brought up within a royal family (whose rule over a period of time is referred to as a dynasty) and trained for future duties.

House law

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A "dynastic marriage" is one that complies with monarchical house law restrictions, so that the descendants are eligible to inherit the throne or other royal privileges.
House law or House laws (Hausgesetze) are rules that govern a royal family or dynasty in matters of eligibility for succession to a throne, membership in a dynasty, exercise of a regency, or entitlement to dynastic rank, titles and styles.

Patrilineality

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Prior to the 20th century, dynasties throughout the world have traditionally been reckoned patrilineally, such as under the Frankish Salic law.
Traditionally, agnatic succession is applied in determining the names and membership of European dynasties.

House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

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House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha ( 1885–1920) – Congo Free State ( 1885–1908) and Congo under Belgian rule ( 1908–1920)
The House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (German: Haus Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha) is a German dynasty that ruled the duchy of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, which was one of the Ernestine duchies.

Sixth Dynasty of Egypt

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Dynasty VI of Egypt (2345–2181 )
The Sixth Dynasty of ancient Egypt (notated Dynasty VI) along with Dynasties III, IV and V constitute the Old Kingdom of Dynastic Egypt.

Abydos Dynasty

Abydos dynasty (1650–1600 ) – Hypothesized
The Abydos Dynasty is hypothesized to have been a short-lived local dynasty ruling over parts of Middle and Upper Egypt during the Second Intermediate Period in Ancient Egypt.

Sixteenth Dynasty of Egypt

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Dynasty XVI of Egypt (1660–1600 )
The Sixteenth Dynasty of ancient Egypt (notated Dynasty XVI) was a dynasty of pharaohs that ruled the Theban region in Upper Egypt for 70 years.

Flavian dynasty

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Flavian dynasty ( 69–96) – Egypt under Roman rule
The Flavian dynasty was a Roman imperial dynasty, which ruled the Roman Empire between 69 AD and 96 AD, encompassing the reigns of Vespasian (69–79), and his two sons Titus (79–81) and Domitian (81–96).

Julio-Claudian dynasty

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Julio-Claudian dynasty (27 – 68) – Egypt under Roman rule
The Julio-Claudian dynasty was the first Roman imperial dynasty, consisting of the first five emperors—Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius, and Nero —or the family to which they belonged.

Style (manner of address)

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The dynastic family or lineage may be known as a "noble house", which may be styled as "royal", "princely", "ducal", "comital", et cetera, depending upon the chief or present title borne by its members.
His/Her Royal Highness (abbreviation HRH, oral address Your Royal Highness) – some monarchs, members of a royal family (other than monarchs, queens consort and queens dowager); Grand Dukes/Duchesses who have reigned (but not those Grand Dukes who were cadets of the former Russian Imperial Family), consorts of grand dukes, grand ducal heirs apparent and, in Luxembourg, all dynastic male-line cadets; British princes, their dynastic wives (including the princes consort of Queens Victoria and Elizabeth II), sons, daughters, patrilineal grandsons and granddaughters of Ibn Saud of the House of Saud.

Maximilian, Duke of Hohenberg

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For example, after the 1914 assassinations of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his morganatic wife Duchess Sophie von Hohenberg, their son Duke Maximilian was bypassed for the Austro-Hungarian throne because he was not a Habsburg dynast.
Because his parents' marriage was morganatic, he was excluded from succession to the Austro-Hungarian throne, to which his father was heir presumptive, and to inheritance of any of his father's dynastic titles, income and properties, although not from the archduke's personal estate nor from his mother's property.

Severan dynasty

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Severan dynasty ( 193–235) – Egypt under Roman rule
The Severan dynasty was a Roman imperial dynasty, which ruled the Roman Empire between 193 and 235.

Order of succession

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This has changed in some places in Europe, where succession law and convention have maintained dynasties de jure through a female.
Often, the line of succession is restricted to persons of the blood royal (but see morganatic marriage), that is, to those legally recognized as born into or descended from the reigning dynasty or a previous sovereign.

Bahri dynasty

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Bahri dynasty ( 1250–1382) – Mamluk Sultanate
The Bahri dynasty or Bahriyya Mamluks was a Mamluk dynasty of mostly Cuman-Kipchak Turkic origin that ruled the Egyptian Mamluk Sultanate from 1250 to 1382.

Eleventh Dynasty of Egypt

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Dynasty XI of Egypt (2134–1991 )
Its earlier members before Pharaoh Mentuhotep II are grouped with the four preceding dynasties to form the First Intermediate Period, whereas the later members are considered part of the Middle Kingdom.

Argead dynasty

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Argead dynasty (332–309 )
They were the founders and the ruling dynasty of the kingdom of Macedon from about 700 to 310 BC.

Solomonic dynasty

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Solomonic dynasty ( 1270–1974)
The Solomonic dynasty, also known as the House of Solomon, is the former ruling Imperial House of the Ethiopian Empire.

House of Dlamini

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House of Dlamini (1745–present)
The House of Dlamini is the royal house of the Kingdom of Eswatini, formerly Swaziland.

Almoravid dynasty

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Almoravid dynasty (1060–1147)
The Almoravid dynasty (, Imrabḍen; المرابطون, Al-Murābiṭūn) was an imperial Berber Muslim dynasty centered in Morocco.