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ˈprɪn sɪs, -sɛs, prɪnˈsɛsPrincess

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. princess(noun)

    a female member of a royal family other than the queen (especially the daughter of a sovereign)

Wiktionary

  1. princess(Noun)

    The female monarch, or wife of a ruler, of a principality.

    Princess Grace was the Princess of Monaco.

  2. princess(Noun)

    The daughter (or granddaughter) of a king, queen, emperor, empress, prince, or another princess.

  3. princess(Noun)

    A type of court card in the Tarot pack, coming between the 10 and the prince (Jack)

  4. princess(Noun)

    A beloved girl considered dainty; used as a term of endearment

  5. princess(Noun)

    A young girl or woman considered vain, spoiled or selfish; a prima donna

    You're a real princess.

  6. princess(Noun)

    A tinted crystal marble used in children's games.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Princess(noun)

    a female prince; a woman having sovereign power, or the rank of a prince

    Etymology: [F. princesse. See Prince, and cf. Princesse.]

  2. Princess(noun)

    the daughter of a sovereign; a female member of a royal family

    Etymology: [F. princesse. See Prince, and cf. Princesse.]

  3. Princess(noun)

    the consort of a prince; as, the princess of Wales

    Etymology: [F. princesse. See Prince, and cf. Princesse.]

Freebase

  1. Princess

    Princess is the feminine form of prince. Most often, the term has been used for the consort of a prince or for the daughters of a king or sovereign prince. For many centuries, the title "princess" was not regularly used for a monarch's daughter, who might simply be called "Lady" or a non-English equivalent. Old English had no female equivalent of "prince", "earl", or any royal or noble title aside from queen. Royal women, or women of the nobility, were simply addressed or referred to as "Lady" or "The Lady Firstname" for a particularly highborn woman. As women slowly gained more autonomy and respect in European history, the title of princess became simply the female counterpart of prince; it does not necessarily imply being merely married to a prince, she may be the unmarried daughter of a monarch or other royal or noble of sufficient rank. Further, a princess may be a hereditary sovereign, head of state in her own right. The traditional meaning still applies in Europe in the sense that an untitled or at least non-royal woman who marries a prince will almost always become a princess with the possibility of eventually becoming Queen Consort, in nations where that title exists; but a man who marries a princess will almost never become a prince, unless his wife is expected to inherit the higher title of Queen regnant. If that is the case, then on her inheritance of that sovereign title, he will often become a prince.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Princess' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3296

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Princess' in Nouns Frequency: #1377

How to pronounce Princess?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Princess in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Princess in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Princess in a Sentence

  1. Hania Aguilars:

    I had hoped they would find it in their hearts to let me be there for my daughter's funeral, it's very sad. She was my princess. She will always be my princess.

  2. Jamie Cox:

    People are going to remember the Diamond Princess a lot longer than they will that airlines canceled flights to China.

  3. Jamie Alexander:

    She would take a bed sheet and wrap it around her hair, and go up the stairs and throw the sheet down the stairs, this is when' Tangled' came out. She was always the princess.

  4. Prince Phillip:

    If it doesn't fart or eat hay, she isn't interested. (on his daughter, Princess Anne)

  5. The Bodyguard:

    Sarah Ferguson was really important. I always respect Sarah Ferguson because Sarah Ferguson's the one that set up the conversation between me and Princess Diana, sarah Ferguson was the one that set it up, and Sarah Ferguson never said,' Well, what about me ? I'm a princess, too.' She was just so supportive of the idea.

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