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ˈprɪn sɪs, -sɛs, prɪnˈsɛsprincess

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. princessnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. princessnoun

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

    Princess Grace was the Princess of Monaco.

  2. princessnoun

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

  3. princessnoun

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

  4. princessnoun

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

  5. princessnoun

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

    You're a real princess.

  6. princessnoun

    A tinted crystal marble used in children's games.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Princessnoun

    Etymology: princesse, Fr.

    Ask why God’s anointed he revil’d;
    A king and princess dead. Dryden.

    Princess ador’d and lov’d, if verse can give
    A deathless name, thine shall for ever live. George Granville.

    Under so excellent a princess as the present queen, we suppose a family strictly regulated. Jonathan Swift.

    Here the bracelet of the truest princess,
    That ever swore her faith. William Shakespeare, Cymbeline.

Wikipedia

  1. Princess

    Princess is a title used by a female member of a monarch's family or by a female ruler. The male equivalent is a prince (from Latin princeps, meaning principal citizen). Most often, the term has been used for the consort of a prince, or for the daughter of a monarch. A crown princess can be the heir apparent to the throne or the heir apparent's spouse.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Princessnoun

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

  2. Princessnoun

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

  3. Princessnoun

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

  4. 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

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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. Buckingham Palace:

    Also present in the Castle Grounds will be representatives of charities supported by Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank, together with members of the Windsor community and children from the local schools which Her Royal Highness attended, residents of Windsor Castle and a number of Royal Household staff will also be present.

  2. Sigmund Freud:

    Woe to you, my Princess, when I come... you shall see who is the stronger, a gentle little girl who doesn't eat enough or a big wild man who has cocaine in his body.

  3. Meghan Markle:

    She was getting such really relentless negative press from the British tabloid press, it doesn't surprise me at all. I think they had enough. And we saw what happened to Princess Diana. And I think the last thing that Harry wanted to happen was the exact same thing that happened to his mother. So, I think that they really gave it a good go. I mean, I was there, I read all the articles.

  4. Donald Trump:

    That's true, does that mean Princess Diana's contacted you ?

  5. Kerene Barefield:

    The royal experts shared, by speaking to friends of the Duke of York, that he still believes he has a future as a royal, the language that he used in his statement, like the fact he will be helping sex trafficking victims, could be seen as him trying to reposition himself and reinvent himself in the eyes of the public. It’s my understanding that [his daughter] Princess Eugenie also has a charity that helps sex trafficking victims. And it might be that he’s trying to get on board with that.

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