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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Prima-donna

    prē′ma-don′a, n. the first or leading female singer in an opera. [It.,—L. prima domina.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prima-donna in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prima-donna in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  1. E. M. Forster:

    Beauty ought to look a little surprised: it is the emotion that best suits her face. The beauty who does not look surprised, who accepts her position as her due -- she reminds us too much of a prima donna.

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