[mon-er-kiz-uh m]


the principles of monarchy.
advocacy of monarchical rule.

Nearby words

  1. monarch butterfly,
  2. monarchal,
  3. monarchianism,
  4. monarchic,
  5. monarchical,
  6. monarchist,
  7. monarchy,
  8. monarda,
  9. monarthric,
  10. monarthritis

Origin of monarchism

1830–40; monarch(y) + -ism; compare French monarchisme, German Monarchismus

Related forms Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for monarchism



from French monarchisme, from monarchie (see monarchy).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper