Dictionary search results

Showing 1-9 of 9 results

British Empire British & World English

A former empire consisting of Great Britain and its possessions, dominions, and dependencies

British Empire, Order of the British & World English

see Order of the British Empire.

Order of the British Empire British & World English

(In the UK) an order of knighthood instituted in 1917 and divided into five classes, each with military and civilian divisions. The classes are: Knight or Dame Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire (GBE), Knight or Dame Commander (KBE/DBE), Commander (CBE), Officer (OBE), and Member (MBE). The two highest classes entail the awarding of a knighthood

the Roman/British Empire in empire English-Spanish

el Imperio Romano/Británico


You searched for British Empire