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imp.1

  1. in the first place.
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Origin of imp.1

From the Latin word imprīmīs

imp.2

Imp.1

  1. Emperor.
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Origin of Imp.1

From the Latin word Imperātor

Imp.2

  1. Empress.
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Origin of Imp.2

From the Latin word Imperātrīx
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British Dictionary definitions for imp.

imp.

abbreviation for
  1. imperative
  2. imperfect
  3. imperial
  4. imprimatur
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Imp.

abbreviation for
  1. Imperator
  2. Imperatrix
  3. Imperial
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Word Origin

(for sense 1) Latin: Emperor; (for sense 2) Latin: Empress
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