Royal family

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A royal family is the immediate family of a king or queen regnant, and sometimes his or her extended family.wikipedia
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Duke

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The term imperial family appropriately describes the family of an emperor or empress, and the term papal family describes the family of a pope, while the terms baronial family, comital family, ducal family, archducal family, grand ducal family, or princely family are more appropriate to describe, respectively, the relatives of a reigning baron, count, duke, archduke, grand duke, or prince.
A duke (male) can either be a monarch ranked below the emperor, king, and grand duke ruling over a duchy or a member of royalty or nobility, historically of highest rank, below princes of nobility and grand dukes.

Monarch

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It is also customary in some circles to refer to the extended relations of a deposed monarch and his or her descendants as a royal family.
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.

Royal Highness

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In certain instances, such as in Canada, the royal family is defined by who holds the styles Majesty and Royal Highness.
Royal Highness (abbreviated HRH for His Royal Highness or Her Royal Highness) is a style used to address or refer to some members of royal families, usually princes or princesses.

Imperial, royal, and noble styles

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The specific composition of royal families varies from country to country, as do the titles and royal and noble styles held by members of the family.
Only those classified within the social class of royalty and upper nobility have a style of "Highness" attached before their titles.

Dynasty

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

Order of succession

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In a constitutional monarchy, when the monarch dies, there is always a law or tradition of succession to the throne that either specifies a formula for identifying the precise order of succession among family members in line to the throne or specifies a process by which a family member is chosen to inherit the crown.
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.

Prince

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The term imperial family appropriately describes the family of an emperor or empress, and the term papal family describes the family of a pope, while the terms baronial family, comital family, ducal family, archducal family, grand ducal family, or princely family are more appropriate to describe, respectively, the relatives of a reigning baron, count, duke, archduke, grand duke, or prince.
In several countries of the European continent, such as France, prince can be an aristocratic title of someone having a high rank of nobility or as lord of a significant fief, but not ruling any actual territory and without any necessary link to the royal family, which makes it difficult to compare with the British system of royal princes.

House of Bolkiah

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The House of Bolkiah is the ruling royal family of Brunei Darussalam.

King

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A royal family is the immediate family of a king or queen regnant, and sometimes his or her extended family.

Spanish royal family

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The current Spanish royal family consists of the present king, the queen consort, the infantes and the rest of the royal children, and the king's parents.

House of Saud

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The House of Saud is the ruling royal family of Saudi Arabia.

Royal families of the United Arab Emirates

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The United Arab Emirates consists of seven Emirates, and has six royal families.

Swedish royal family

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A Swedish royal family, as closely related to a head of state, has been able to be identified as existent from as early as the 10th century A.D., with more precise detail added during the two or three centuries that followed.

German nobility

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The German nobility (deutscher Adel) and royalty were status groups which until 1919 enjoyed certain privileges relative to other people under the laws and customs in the German-speaking area.

Born in the purple

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Traditionally, born in the purple was a category of members of royal families born during the reign of their parent.

List of family trees

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It includes noble, politically important, and royal families as well as fictional families and thematic diagrams.

Nobility

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Nobility is a social class normally ranked immediately under royalty and found in some societies that have a formal aristocracy.

First Family

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The term Second Family is often used to refer to the deputy head of state, usually a vice-president, or, in some countries, the family of the prime minister, in deference to a first family or royal family.

Palace

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In the United Kingdom, by tacit agreement, there have been no "palaces" other than those used as official residences by royalty or bishops, regardless of whether located in town or country.

Queen regnant

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A royal family is the immediate family of a king or queen regnant, and sometimes his or her extended family.

Emperor

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The term imperial family appropriately describes the family of an emperor or empress, and the term papal family describes the family of a pope, while the terms baronial family, comital family, ducal family, archducal family, grand ducal family, or princely family are more appropriate to describe, respectively, the relatives of a reigning baron, count, duke, archduke, grand duke, or prince.

Pope

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The term imperial family appropriately describes the family of an emperor or empress, and the term papal family describes the family of a pope, while the terms baronial family, comital family, ducal family, archducal family, grand ducal family, or princely family are more appropriate to describe, respectively, the relatives of a reigning baron, count, duke, archduke, grand duke, or prince.

Baron

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The term imperial family appropriately describes the family of an emperor or empress, and the term papal family describes the family of a pope, while the terms baronial family, comital family, ducal family, archducal family, grand ducal family, or princely family are more appropriate to describe, respectively, the relatives of a reigning baron, count, duke, archduke, grand duke, or prince.

Count

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The term imperial family appropriately describes the family of an emperor or empress, and the term papal family describes the family of a pope, while the terms baronial family, comital family, ducal family, archducal family, grand ducal family, or princely family are more appropriate to describe, respectively, the relatives of a reigning baron, count, duke, archduke, grand duke, or prince.