The King is the ruler and politically the most powerful person in a country.
Kyralia series Edit
The King of Kyralia overseas the whole country and resides in the Palace located in the capital - Imardin. King Terrel, the predecessor and father of King Merin, started the Purge and is hated by the slum dwellers. The King has two magician advisers who wear robes with gold sashes and stay in the Palace with him.
|Spoilers from "The Magician's Apprentice"|
During The Magician's Apprentice, the King is Errik, and he was a magician, one of the most powerful magicians of the time. He went to fight in the war against Sachaka and led his army into Sachakan soil, in order to conquer and take revenge on Takado.
Note: Sachaka had Emperors instead of Kings before the Kyralian invasion. The last emperor of Sachaka was Emperor Vochira, and the first kings were Lord Dakon and Lord Narvelan. The last king of Sachaka is King Amakira.