a queen dowager who is mother of the reigning sovereign
A widowed queen consort (a queen dowager) whose son or daughter from that marriage is the reigning monarch.
Queen mother is a title or position reserved for a widowed queen consort whose son or daughter from that marriage is the reigning monarch. The term has been used in English since at least 1577. It arises in hereditary monarchies in Europe and is also used to describe a number of similar yet distinct monarchical concepts in non-European cultures around the world.
The numerical value of queen mother in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of queen mother in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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The Queen Mother, with a lifetime's popularity, seemed incapable of a bad performance as national grandmother-warm, smiling, human, understanding, she embodied everything the public could want of its grandmother.
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