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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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Princessnoun

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

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

  2. Princessnoun

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

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

  3. Princessnoun

    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

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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. Jamie Cox:

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

  2. Maria Kigel:

    My husband immersed himself in the role of a Swedish princess so deeply that he couldn't leave it behind for a while.

  3. Princess Leia Lucas:

    My (Hebrew) name and history are As Real As The Royalty I Come From. I'm full of it, and a true Hamburger as well. My Mixed Mutt DNA includes the names: Stewart, Romanov, Grimaldi, Hassan, Kahn, Khan, Borjigin, Chakri, Nassau... and a few surprises, such as Lucas, Disney, Hyde, Hoover, Turner, Brennan, Colby, Hayden, Schlesinger, Gates, Helms,...Fisher, Ford... LOVE YOU GUYS! - From your very own: Princess, Countess...

  4. Harrison Ford:

    Segments of the audience were able to find a character in the story overall that they could relate to, girls related to Princess Leia, young men related to Luke Skywalker.

  5. Spun Gold:

    Kate Middleton has worked this act, [Her husband] Prince William is the star and she is the supporting star. Prince Philip has brilliantly walked two paces behind the queen. The queen mother knew you supported the king. Meghan, even though she is a famous actress, [her fiance] is Prince Henry of Wales. She will be Princess Henry of Wales. She’s the support. That’s one of the things people in this documentary have warned. Be wary of becoming the star.

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