Date: 1200-1300
Language: Old French
Origin: realme, from Latin regimen; REGIMEN


Related topics: Government
realm [countable]
1 written a general area of knowledge, activity, or thought:
the spiritual realm
realm of
an idea that belongs in the realm of science fiction

within the realms of possibility

also not beyond the realm(s) of possibility used, often humorously, to say that something is possible even though you think it is not very likely:
I suppose it's not beyond the realms of possibility.
3 literaryPG a country ruled by a king or queen

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