- the act or fact of ruling or the state of being ruled: Foreign rulership of the country began in the 18th century.
Origin of rulership
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Examples from the Web for rulership
Obama didn't threaten his guest about repairing his well-documented sins of rulership.Karzai Bests Obama, For Now
Leslie H. Gelb
May 11, 2010
On his head rests a crown with high horns, as the symbol of rulership.The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria
If they continue to rule, they must shoulder the duties of rulership.The American Empire
Every chance was now afforded Arnold of wise and just rulership.
Once before I was offered a rulership in Kem which I refused.Pharaoh's Broker
Satans scheming fight has been for the rulership of this world.Is the Devil a Myth?
C. F. Wimberly