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A crown is a term (crown (anatomy)) referring to a part of the head or of a hat, or to a head ornament or type of headgear for the highest rank in a socio-political hierarchy. It is etymologically related to the cognate currency units Krone and Krona.

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Symbols of monarchy or rank

  • Ancient Egypt:
  • Ancient Rome:
  • The Crown, the legal embodiment of Executive Government in Commonwealth countries
  • State crown (primarily British but may be applied to other monarchies)

Sports

  • Triple Crown, a series of three major events that establishes dominance in a particular sport; see for list in various sports

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  • Sahasrara, the crown chakra in Hindu tradition
  • Crown of Thorns, in Christianity, the headgear placed on Jesus before his execution
  • Crown of Immortality, a literary and religious metaphor appearing in Baroque art.
  • Tree of Life, The concept of a many-branched tree illustrating the idea that all life on earth is related.
  • Keter, is the topmost of the Sephirot of the Tree of Life in Kabbalah
  • Crown of the Andes, a religious crown once used in Holy Week ceremonies in Popayan.

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1911 encyclopedia

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From LoveToKnow 1911

There is more than one meaning of Crown discussed in the 1911 Encyclopedia. We are planning to let all links go to the correct meaning directly, but for now you will have to search it out from the list below by yourself. If you want to change the link that led you here yourself, it would be appreciated.


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