Monarchy was the prevalent form of government in the history of Europe throughout the Middle There remain, as of , twelve (12) sovereign monarchies in Europe. Of these, seven are kingdoms: Denmark, .. The current royal family, the House of Bernadotte, has reigned since The current monarch is Carl XVI History · Current monarchies · See also · References. There are emirs, sultans, elected monarchs and even a grand duchy, but of the British monarchy, which also once ruled much of the world. The Vatican: Yes, the pope is considered the monarch of this European city-state. A monarch is the head of a monarchy, a form of government in which a state or polity is ruled by In many cases, a monarch will also be linked with a state religion. Most states only These monarchs reign as head of state in their respective sovereign states. Monarchs reigning .. The Royal Families of Europe . London: Monarchs by country · See also · Notes · References.
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