see also: Sceptre
  • (British) IPA: /ˈsɛptə/

sceptre (plural sceptres)

  1. (UK) An ornamental staff held by a ruling monarch as a symbol of power.
Translations Verb

sceptre (sceptres, present participle sceptring; past and past participle sceptred)

  1. To give a sceptre to.
    • To Britain's queen the sceptred suppliant bends.
  2. To invest with royal power.

Proper noun
  1. A village in Saskatchewan, Canada.

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