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a prince who rules a territory

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The Grand Duke is the third brother of the Emperor, is about thirty-seven years old, perhaps, and is the princeliest figure in Russia.
The Grand Duke was dressed in the handsome and showy uniform of a Cossack officer.
Toasts and jokes were discharged freely, but no speeches were made save one thanking the Emperor and the Grand Duke, through the Governor-General, for our hospitable reception, and one by the Governor-General in reply, in which he returned the Emperor's thanks for the speech, etc.
During his visit, Mr Lfven will also pay courtesy calls on Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg and President of the Chamber of Deputies Mars Di Bartolomeo.
Qatar's envoy presents credentials Grand Duke of Luxembourg Henri received the credentials of Abdulrahman bin Mohamed al-Khulaifi as (nor-resident) ambassador of Qatar to the Duchy of Luxembourg.
QNA - Luxembourg : HRH Grand Duke of Luxembourg Henri has received copies of credentials of HE Abdulrahman bin Mohammed al Khulaifi as non-resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Qatar to the Duchy of Luxembourg.
Och delivered his credentials to Grand Duke of Luxembourg Henri in the Luxembourg Palace on December 7, the Mongolian media report.
BRUSSELS - Kuwait's ambassador to Belgium Jassem Al-Bedaiwi, presented his credentials Saturday to Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg as the Non-Resident Kuwaiti Ambassador to Luxembourg.
Abu Dhabi: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on Tuesday received Prince Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg.
Among their topics are the economic foundations of San Lorenzo: the early development of the mensa capitularis 1050-1350, whether the altarpieces of San Lorenzo memorialize the martyr or accommodate the parishioners, face to face with the angels: the early sculpted friezes 1446-50, sacred space and architecture in the patronage of the first Grand Duke of Tuscany: Cosimo I and the consolidation of the Medici Dynasty, and in search of litterae humaniores: presences and absences in the readership of the Biblioteca Laurenziana.
received a cable of thanks from Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg in
During the visit the Duchess will visit the Grand Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art and attend a reception with leading young Luxembourgers in the fields of culture, education, business and the charitable sector.
Asselborn conveyed greetings of Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg along with best wishes of permanent success to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said and the Omani people further progress and prosperity.
Here is an account of the entwined lives of Don Giovanni--the illegitimate son of Cosimo I, Grand Duke of Tuscany--and Livia Vernazza, a runaway bride and daughter of a Genoese mattress maker.
This perhaps surprising claim was provoked in part by her appraisal of Grand Duke Leopold II, whose duplicitous allegiances to Tuscans and Austrians had long been suspected.