|1.||the ceremonial seat occupied by a monarch, bishop, etc on occasions of state|
|2.||the power, duties, or rank ascribed to a royal person|
|3.||a person holding royal rank|
|4.||(plural; often capital) the third of the nine orders into which the angels are traditionally divided in medieval angelology|
|5.||to place or be placed on a throne|
|[C13: from Old French trone, from Latin thronus, from Greek thronos throne]|
(Heb. kiss'e), a royal chair or seat of dignity (Deut. 17:18; 2 Sam. 7:13; Ps. 45:6); an elevated seat with a canopy and hangings, which cover it. It denotes the seat of the high priest in 1 Sam. 1:9; 4:13, and of a provincial governor in Neh. 3:7 and Ps. 122:5. The throne of Solomon is described at length in 1 Kings 10:18-20.