See also: rex

English edit

Etymology edit

From Latin rēx (king). Doublet of rajah and roy.

Pronunciation edit

Proper noun edit


  1. (formal, usually italicized) The reigning king.
  2. A male given name from Latin coined in the nineteenth century from Latin rex "king," rarely given today.
  3. A popular name for a dog.
  4. An unincorporated community in Clayton County, Georgia, United States.
    Synonym: Hollingsworth
  5. A census-designated place in Robeson County, North Carolina, United States.

Synonyms edit

  • (king regnant): R. (abbreviation)

Related terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Rex Lex (meaning that the King is the law)
  • Lex Rex (meaning that the King is not absolute but subject to the law)[1][2]

See also edit

(dog names):

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Further reading edit

Anagrams edit

Cebuano edit

Etymology edit

From English Rex.

Proper noun edit


  1. a male given name from English