supreme (n.)
supreme ruler, king, highest in authority
Luc.780[Lucrece as if to night, of mists clouding the sun] Let their exhaled unwholesome breaths make sick ... the supreme fair [or, if 'fair' = beauty: highest]
Ven.996[of Venus and death] She clepes him ... / Imperious supreme of all mortal things
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