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Kings or King's may refer to: *
Monarch A monarch is a head of state A head of state (or chief of state) is the public persona A persona (plural personae or personas), depending on the context, can refer to either the public image of one's personality, or the social role tha ...

Monarch
s: The sovereign heads of states and/or nations, with the male being kings *One of several works known as the "Book of Kings": **The
Books of Kings A book is a medium for recording information Information is processed, organised and structured data Data (; ) are individual facts, statistics, or items of information, often numeric. In a more technical sense, data are a set of v ...
part of the Bible, divided into two parts **The ''
Shahnameh The ''Shahnameh'' or ''Shahnama'' ( fa, شاهنامه, Šāhnāme ; ) is a long epic poem written by the Persian literature, Persian poet Ferdowsi for Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni between c. 977 and 1010 CE and is the national epic of Greater Iran ...
'', an 11th-century epic Persian poem **The
Morgan Bible The Morgan Bible (mostly The Pierpont Morgan Library, New York New York most commonly refers to: * New York City, the most populous city in the United States, located in the state of New York * New York (state), a state in the northeastern Uni ...
, a French medieval picture Bible **The
Pararaton The Pararaton (''Book of Kings''), also known as the Katuturanira Ken Angrok (''Story of Ken Angrok''), is a Javanese historical chronicle written in Kawi (Old Javanese). The comparatively short text of 32 folio-size pages (1126 lines) contains ...
, a 16th-century Javanese history of southeast Asia *The plural of any
king King is the title given to a male monarch in a variety of contexts. The female equivalent is queen regnant, queen, which title is also given to the queen consort, consort of a king. *In the context of prehistory, antiquity and contempora ...


Business

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Kings Family Restaurants Kings Family Restaurants is a chain of family restaurants based in North Versailles, Pennsylvania. It has locations in Pennsylvania and Ohio. Kings logo has scarlet colored lettering, with a saffron outline. History Kings began in North Versaille ...
, a chain of restaurants in Pennsylvania and Ohio *
Kings Food Markets Kings Food Markets is an American food market chain headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey New Jersey is a U.S. state, state in the Mid-Atlantic States, Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern United States, Northeastern regions of the United Sta ...
, a chain supermarket in northern New Jersey * King's Favourites, a brand of cigarettes *
King's Variety Store King's Variety Store was a chain of discount stores founded in 1915 by M.H. King in Burley, Idaho, Burley, Idaho. At its peak, King's had 27 stores in Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Wyoming. A typical King's store ranged from to and c ...
, a chain of stores in the USA *
King's (defunct discount store) King's Department Stores was a chain of discount stores in the Eastern United States. The chain started in 1956, in Brockton, Massachusetts. They expanded to 187 stores (three stores operated in the Buffalo, New York area). In 1978, they purchas ...
, a defunct chain of discount stores in the USA


Education

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King's College (disambiguation)King's College or The King's College can refer to: Australia *King's College, University of Queensland, in St Lucia, Brisbane *King's College, Warrnambool, an independent coeducational Presbyterian school *King's College, a former school now incorp ...
, various colleges *
King's School (disambiguation)The King's School may refer to: Schools The original seven schools established, or re-endowed and renamed, by King Henry VIII Henry VIII (28 June 149128 January 1547) was King of England from 1509 until his death in 1547. Henry is best known ...
, various schools *
The King's Academy (disambiguation) The King's Academy may refer to: U.S. schools * The King's Academy (California), Sunnyvale, California * The King's Academy (West Palm Beach, Florida), The King's Academy (Florida), West Palm Beach, Florida * The King's Academy (Seymour, Tenne ...
, various academies


Electoral districts

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King's (New Brunswick electoral district) King's was a federal electoral district (Canada), electoral district in New Brunswick, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1867 to 1904. It was created by the British North America Act of 1867. It was abolished in ...
(1867–1903) *
King's (Prince Edward Island electoral district) King's was a federal electoral district (Canada), electoral district in Prince Edward Island, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1896 to 1968. History This Riding (division), riding was created from King's County ...
(1892–1966) *
Kings (electoral district) Kings was a federal electoral district (Canada), electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1867 to 1925. It was created in the British North America Act, 1867, ''British North America A ...
, Nova Scotia (1867–1924) *
Kings (provincial electoral district) Kings was a provincial electoral district An electoral district, also known as an election district, legislative district, voting district, constituency, riding, ward, division, (election) precinct, electoral area, circumscription, or electorat ...
, Nova Scotia (1867–1956)


Entertainment

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Kings (game) Kings (also known as king's cup, donut, jug oval, circle of death and ring of fire) is a drinking game that uses card game, playing cards. The player must drink and dispense drinks based on cards drawn. Each card has a rule that is predetermined b ...
, a popular drinking game also known as ''King's Cup''


Film and television

* ''Kings'' (Australian TV series), an Australian TV series * ''Kings'' (U.S. TV series), an American TV series *''
Oi Vasiliades Oi Vasiliades ( el, Οι Βασιλιάδες, "the Kings") was a Greek-language daily family-comedy telenovela A telenovela is a type of a television serial drama or soap opera produced primarily in Latin America. The word combines ''tele'' ...
'' ("The Kings"), a Greek comedy show * ''Los Reyes'' (TV series) ("The Kings"), a Colombian drama * "The Kings" (''Emmerdale''), a 2006–2007 ''Emmerdale'' storyline * ''Kings'' (2007 film), a 2007 Irish language film by Tom Collins * ''Kings'' (2017 film), a 2017 film starring Halle Berry and Daniel Craig


Music

* "Kings" (The Pierces song), a song by The Pierces on the album ''Creation'' * "Kings" (Steely Dan song), a song by rock group Steely Dan on the album ''Can't Buy a Thrill'' *
The Kings The Kings are a Canadian Canadians (french: Canadiens) are people identified with the country of Canada Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. Its Provinces and territories of Canada, ten provinces and three te ...
, a Canadian rock band formed in 1977 *
Kings (musician) Kingdon Chapple-Wilson, known professionally as Kings, is a New Zealand rapper, singer and songwriter. He has been producing music under his self-run label Arch Angel Records since 2018 and broke the record of longest running No. 1 New Single in ...
, a New Zealand producer, rapper and singer-songwriter * ''Kings'' (album), by I Am Empire


Places

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Kings Bay (disambiguation)Kings Bay may refer to: ;Svalbard, Norway * Kongsfjorden, a fjord previously known as Kings Bay *Ny-Ålesund, a town known as Kings Bay until 1925 *Kings Bay (company), a Norwegian government enterprise that runs the Ny-Ålesund research facilit ...
, the name of several bays *
Kings County (disambiguation) __NOTOC__ Kings County or King's County may refer to: Places Canada *Kings County, New Brunswick *Kings County, Nova Scotia *Kings County, Prince Edward Island ** King's County (electoral district), abolished in 1892 Ireland *King's County, former ...
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King County (disambiguation) __NOTOC__ King County, Washington, King County is a county in Washington State that includes the city of Seattle. King County may also refer to: Places * King County, Texas, United States * King County, New South Wales, Australia Ships

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* Kings, Coles County, Illinois, an unincorporated community in Coles County, Illinois * Kings, Ogle County, Illinois, an unincorporated community in Ogle County, Illinois *
Kings Dominion Kings Dominion is an amusement park Wonder Mountain at Canada's Wonderland An amusement park is a park that features various attractions, such as rides and games, as well as other events for entertainment purposes. A theme park is a type ...
, an amusement park in Doswell, Virginia *
Kings Island Kings Island is a amusement park Wonder Mountain at Canada's Wonderland An amusement park is a park that features various attractions, such as rides and games, as well as other events for entertainment purposes. A theme park is a type ...
, an amusement park in Mason, Ohio


Sports

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Barangay Ginebra Kings A barangay (; abbreviated as Brgy. or Bgy.), sometimes referred to by its archaic name barrio (abbreviated as Bo.), is the smallest administrative division Administrative division, administrative unitArticle 3(1). , country subdivision, ad ...
, a Philippine basketball team *
Brooklyn Kings (rugby league) The Brooklyn Kings are a professional Rugby League team based in Brooklyn, New York, they are apart of the North American Rugby League and the USA Rugby League. History 2014 was the club's inaugural season in the USA Rugby League and they fin ...
, a rugby league team in Brooklyn, New York, USA *
Chennai Super Kings The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are a franchise cricket Cricket is a Bat-and-ball games, bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, field at the centre of which is a cricket pitch, pitch with ...

Chennai Super Kings
, an Indian Premier League team based in Chennai, India *
Chittagong Kings The Chattogram Challengers (Chittagonian language, Chittagonian/ bn, চট্টগ্রাম চ্যালেঞ্জার্স) are a franchise cricket team which participates in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). The franchise was fo ...
, former name of the Chattogram Challengers, a Bangladesh Premier League team based in Chittagong, Bangladesh *
Cincinnati Kings Cincinnati Kings were a professional American association football, soccer club based in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. Founded in 2005, the team played in the USL Premier Development League (PDL), the fourth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid, ...
, a USL Premier Development League soccer team based in Cincinnati, Ohio *Eastern Province Kings, the former name of the
Eastern Province Elephants The Eastern Province Elephants (known as the Multisure Eastern Province Elephants for sponsorship reasons) are a South African rugby union team that participates in the annual Currie Cup and Rugby Challenge (South Africa), Rugby Challenge competi ...
, a provincial rugby union team based in Port Elizabeth, South Africa *
Karachi Kings Karachi Kings ( ur, ; sd, ڪراچي ڪنگز) (abbreviated as KK) is a Pakistani professional franchise Twenty20 cricket Cricket is a Bat-and-ball games, bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a cricket field, ...
, a Pakistan Super League team based in Karachi, Pakistan * Kings (handball), also known as "Chinese handball" *
Kings XI Punjab The Punjab Kings (PBKS) are a franchise cricket Cricket is a Bat-and-ball games, bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a cricket field, field at the centre of which is a cricket pitch, pitch with a wicket at ea ...
, an Indian Premier League team based in Mohali, India *
The Kings of Wrestling ''The'' () is a grammatical article Article often refers to: * Article (grammar) An article is any member of a class of dedicated words that are used with noun phrases to mark the identifiability of the referents of the noun phrases. The ca ...
or The Kings of Wrestling (TNA) *
Los Angeles Kings The Los Angeles Kings are a professional ice hockey Ice hockey is a contact Contact may refer to: Interaction Physical interaction * Contact (geology)A geological contact is a boundary which separates one rock body from another. A con ...
, an NHL team based in Los Angeles, California * Powell River Kings, a junior ice hockey team in Powell River, British Columbia, Canada * Rethymno Cretan Kings B.C., a Greek basketball team *
Sacramento Kings The Sacramento Kings are an American professional basketball Basketball is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each, opposing one another on a rectangular court A court is any person or institution, often ...
, an NBA team based in Sacramento, California *
Southern Kings The Southern Kings were a South Africa South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa. With over Demographics of South Africa, 59 million people, it is the world's List of countries ...
, a Super Rugby team based in Port Elizabeth, South Africa *
Sydney Kings The Sydney Kings are an Australian men's professional basketball Basketball is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each, opposing one another on a rectangular court A court is any person or institution, o ...
, an Australian basketball team


See also

* Kings River (disambiguation) *
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