Definitions for vicereineˈvaɪs reɪn

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vice•reineˈvaɪs reɪn(n.)

  1. the wife of a viceroy.

    Category: Government

Origin of vicereine:

1815–25; < F, =vice-vice - +reine queen < L rēgīna, akin to rēx king

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vicereine(noun)

    wife of a viceroy

  2. viceroy, vicereine(noun)

    governor of a country or province who rules as the representative of his or her king or sovereign

Wiktionary

  1. vicereine(Noun)

    The wife of a viceroy.

  2. vicereine(Noun)

    A woman who is a viceroy.

  3. Origin: Latin (via French) vice: "in place of" and French reine: "queen".

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