The Zandalari were the first Troll empire to rise.
The word Zandalar means a lot of different things.
The Wrynn family has ruled Stormwind for years.
We've talked about the origins of the High Elves in their Highborne ancestors, and the Shen'dralar of Eldre'Thalas and their history.
Many races have at one time or another created vast empires on Azeroth.