Definition of Interregnum. Meaning of Interregnum. Synonyms of Interregnum

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Definition of Interregnum

Interregnum
Interregnum In`ter*reg"num, n.; pl. Interregnums. [L., fr. inter between + regnum dominion, reign. See Reign, and cf. Interreign.] 1. The time during which a throne is vacant between the death or abdication of a sovereign and the accession of his successor. 2. Any period during which, for any cause, the executive branch of a government is suspended or interrupted.

Meaning of Interregnum from wikipedia

- An interregnum (plural interregna or interregnums) is a period of discontinuity or "gap" in a government, organization, or social order. Archetypally,...
- The Interregnum (literally meaning "between reign" in Latin) was the period between the execution of Charles I on 30 January 1649 and the arrival of his...
- The Ottoman Interregnum, or the Ottoman Civil War (20 July 1402 – 5 July 1413; Turkish: Fetret Devri, lit. 'Interregnum Period'), was a civil war in the...
- An interregnum is a period of discontinuity in a government, organization, or social order. Interregnum may also refer to: Interregnum (1649–1660), a...
- to one of these reasons, but may also be elected to rule during the interregnum when the royal line has died out. This was the case in the Kingdom of...
- The "interregnum" in England, Scotland, and Ireland started with the execution of Charles I in January 1649 (September 1651 in Scotland) and ended in...
- the eve of the German Reformation and the Renaissance. The term Great Interregnum is occasionally used for the period between 1250 (the death of Frederick...
- 1383–1385 Portuguese interregnum was a civil war in Portuguese history during which no crowned king of Portugal reigned. The interregnum began when King Ferdinand...
- The Interregnum (between rulers) period in Transjordan, following the ending of the Franco-Syrian War on 25 July 1920 until Abdullah's entry into Transjordan...
- were a variety of flags flown by ships of the Commonwealth during the Interregnum of 1649–1660. At sea, royalist ships continued to fly the Union Jack...