- monarch butterfly,
Origin of monarch
Examples from the Web for monarchs
If a Queen did cheat, her crimes fade into insignificance compared to the extensive philandering engaged in by medieval monarchs.The Sex Life of King Richard III's Randy Great Great Great Grandfather|Tom Sykes|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Attacking ISIS is only part of the game, and the monarchs flying with the U.S. have their own agendas.Obama’s Arab Backers May Draw the U.S. Deep Into the Mideast Quagmire|Jamie Dettmer|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And, in the aftermath, those thousands of Monarchs passed through, their colors even brighter against the smoke and ash.
But the biggest factor is thought to be an accompanying decrease in milkweed, where the Monarchs lay their eggs along the way.
He had, as Weisbrode points out, a great reverence for the institution of monarchy, but a spotty record with monarchs.Bags of Swank: The Unlikely Alliance Between Churchill and George VI|Michael Korda|October 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Chris- tians forget that in the realm of reason there are no serfs and no monarchs.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 5 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
We know that monarchs had a special tendency to indulge in a favourite expletive.The Romance of Names|Ernest Weekley
It contains, besides the monument to its founder, those of many other monarchs.Over the Ocean|Curtis Guild
The popularity of monarchs and statesmen depended on their power to indulge the people with these cruel sports.
With him the dynasty of the Tsins passed away and that of the Han monarchs succeeded.Historic Tales, Vol. 12 (of 15)|Charles Morris
Word Origin for monarch
mid-15c., from Middle French monarque (14c.) or directly from Late Latin monarcha, from Greek monarkhes "one who rules alone" (see monarchy). As a type of large butterfly, from 1890.