British Empire
Proper noun
  1. (historical) The United Kingdom and its dependencies. It became the Commonwealth of Nations following the independence of most of its dependencies.
    The British Empire was the largest empire in history at its climax, during the late 1800s/early 1900s.
Translations
  • French: Empire britannique
  • German: Britisches Weltreich
  • Italian: Impero Britannico
  • Portuguese: Império Britânico
  • Russian: Брита́нская импе́рия
  • Spanish: Imperio Británico



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