From the religious perspective it is God who is sovereign and not the people.
Since God created the heaven and the earth, He must be either, or both, superior to and sovereign over His creation.
Proclaim him as the sovereign Lord over all of creation.
We're an independent sovereign country and that's very important to Monaco.
I saw God as He really is - the sovereign , all powerful Potentate.
Not only was she the first American princess of Monaco, Alice was also the first American to marry a reigning sovereign and the first woman with a Jewish background to become the legitimate wife of a reigning sovereign .
Are we an independent and sovereign country, or are we still a camouflaged colony of the superpowers?
Our early governors-general were British, and they were appointed by the sovereign on the advice of British ministers.
The 19th century saw the early deaths of two more potential heirs, both grandchildren of the reigning sovereign .
In theory, a member state can opt out of the EU at any time, reverting to its status as a sovereign nation outside of the EU framework.