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Noun Concept
Categories: All articles needing additional references, Regency (government), Monarchy, Heads of state, Articles with short description
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regent  Council of regency  Empress regent  epitropos  Interregnum queen
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Someone who rules during the absence or incapacity or minority of the country's monarch WordNet 3.0
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Someone who rules during the absence or incapacity or minority of the country's monarch WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A regent is a person appointed to govern a state pro tempore because the monarch is a minor, absent, incapacitated or unable to discharge the powers and duties of the monarchy, or the throne is vacant and the new monarch has not yet been determined. Wikipedia
Governing official in the absence or incapacity of a monarch Wikidata
Representation of the monarch during a throne vacancy Wikidata
One who rules in place of the monarch, especially because the monarch is too young, absent, or disabled. Wiktionary
One who rules in place of the monarch. Wiktionary (translation)