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Etymology

From Old French soverain

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Adjective

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Positive
sovereign

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  1. Exercising power of rule.
    sovereign nation
  2. Exceptional in quality.
    sovereign remedy

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Noun

Singular
sovereign

Plural
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sovereign ({{{1}}})
  1. A monarch; the ruler of a country.
  2. One who is not a subject to a ruler or nation.
  3. A gold coin minted by the United Kingdom.
  4. A very large champagne bottle with the capacity of about 25 liters, equivalent to 33⅓ standard bottles.

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