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Definition of the noun princess

What does princess mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: princesses

  1. a female member of a royal family other than the queen (especially the daughter of a sovereign)
    • examples: Unsure of which suitor she wanted to marry, the princess vacillated, saying now one, now the other. | Your sister looks as noble as if she were a princess. | The princess couldn't help laughing at him. | At last, Mario managed to win the princess's love. | Everyone was very surprised to discover that the slave girl was in reality a princess. | The princess was beautiful beyond description. | Under no circumstances will the princess succeed to the throne. | That girl is under the delusion that she is a princess. | The prince and princess made their way through the cheering crowd. | They waved flags to welcome the princess.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic terms: aristocrat / blue blood / patrician = a member of the aristocracy
    • more specific terms:
    • instances:
      • Dido = a princess of Tyre who was the founder and queen of Carthage
      • Sleeping Beauty = fairy story: princess under an evil spell who could be awakened only by a prince's kiss
    • member of: royal family / royal house / royal line / royalty = royal persons collectively

Alternative definition of the noun princess


  1. The female monarch, or wife of a ruler, of a principality.
  2. The daughter (or granddaughter) of a king, queen, emperor, empress, prince, or another princess.
  3. A type of court card in the Tarot pack, coming between the 10 and the prince (Jack)
  4. A beloved girl considered dainty; used as a term of endearment
  5. A young girl or woman considered vain, spoiled or selfish; a prima donna


  1. Princess a.k.a. Ameesha Patel is an Indian actress who appears in mainly Bollywood movies and also in Telugu films. Making her acting debut in the blockbuster Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai, Patel won critical praise for her performance in Gadar: Ek Prem Katha, which became one of the biggest hits in the history of Hindi cinema, earning her a Filmfare Special Performance Award. She would subsequently star in a number of films, most of which proved unsuccessful at the box office. However, her performance in the 2006 film Ankahee, received critical recognition and she followed it in 2007 with a supporting/comic role in the multi-starrer hit Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. and also co-starred opposite Akshay Kumar in the hit Bhool Bhulaiyaa. In 2011, she founded her own production company Ameesha Patel Productions, along with her business partner Kuunal Goomer.
  2. Princess a.k.a. Edie Sedgwick: Edith Minturn "Edie" Sedgwick was an American heiress, socialite, actress, and fashion model. She is best known for being one of Andy Warhol's superstars. Sedgwick became known as "The Girl of the Year" in 1965 after starring in several of Warhol's short films in the 1960s. She was dubbed an "It Girl", while Vogue magazine also named her a "Youthquaker".
  3. Princess a.k.a. Catherine Oxenberg is an American actress best known for her performance as Amanda Carrington on the 1980s prime time soap opera Dynasty. The daughter of Princess Elizabeth of Yugoslavia, Oxenberg, though not noble or royal herself, is a descendant of the Serbian House of Karađorđević. She has dual citizenship, American and Serbian.
  4. Princess: Desiree Heslop, best known as Princess, is a British singer who found chart success in the mid-1980s. In the late-1970s she worked with the group Osibisa. Her first solo album Princess was composed and produced by Stock Aitken Waterman which contained the hit single, "Say I'm Your Number One". The album spawned 5 charting singles, and was certified silver in the UK.
    • also known as Desiree Heslop
    • born on (53 years ago)
    • nationality: England
    • profession: Singer, singer-songwriter
    • genres: Pop music, Electronic dance music, Dance music
    • albums: "Another World", "After the Love Has Gone", "Say I'm Your Number One", "Princess", "All for Love", "Lover Don't Go", "Number One 2000 Mixes"
  5. Princess a.k.a. Jon Fishman is an American drummer best known for his work with the band Phish. He is credited with co-writing 19 Phish originals, 8 of them as a solo credit.
  6. Princess a.k.a. Crystal Hunt: Crystal Clarese Hunt is an American actress. She is best known for playing Lizzie Spaulding on Guiding Light from 2003 to 2006. She also played Stacy Morasco on One Life to Live from 2009 to 2010.
  7. Princess a.k.a. Princess Punzalan is a Filipina actress in movies and television shows in the Philippines. She won the PMPC Star Awards for TV's Best Drama Actress in 1998 for her role as Selina in Mula Sa Puso.
  8. Princess a.k.a. Sandor Earl is an Australian underwear model, professional rugby league player who last played for the Canberra Raiders in the NRL. He primarily plays on the wing. He is of Hungarian, Maori and English descent.
  9. Princess a.k.a. Lyndsie Fogarty is an Australian sprint canoer who has competed since the late 2000s. She won a bronze medal in at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing in the K-4 500 m event.
  10. Princess was a member of the musical group, Crime Mob.
    • born on (28 years ago)
    • profession: Rapper
    • member of musical group Crime Mob (Vocals) between and (3 years)
  11. Princess is a Filipino singer, young, pretty, animated and voluptuous. Her voice is responsible for the hit acoustic remakes in the album “Addicted To You”. She has now become the newest “Acoustic Princess”.
  12. Princess a.k.a. Cindy Marshall-Day is an actress.

There are other people with in their name, like Princess Doe, Princess Iwa, Princess Joy, Princess Lan, Princess Ōku, Princess Ōta, Princess Pan, Princess Pei, Princess Shi, Princess Sun and many others.


  1. Princess is a musical group.
    • albums: "Mediterrán", "A hegedű hercegnői"
  2. Princess is a musical group.
    • album: "Princess"
  3. Princess is a musical group.

There are other groups with in their name, like Ice Princess, Princess%..., Dark Princess, Twin Princess, Dirty Princess, Ghetto Princess, Bourbon Princess, Die Princess Die, Stretch Princess, Princess of Peace, Princess Princess, Princess Tinymeat, Four Golden Princess, Diamond Eyed Princess, Princess One Point Five and Munk with Princess Superstar and MC 7Even.


  1. The Princess is a family car that was produced in the United Kingdom by British Leyland from 1975 until 1981. The car inherited a front-wheel drive / transverse engine configuration from its predecessor, the BMC ADO17 range. This was still unusual in Europe for full-sized family cars and gave the Princess a cabin space advantage when compared with similarly sized cars from competing manufacturers.
    • also known as Leyland Princess
  2. Princess is a Spanish company which operates hotels and resorts in Barcelona, The Canary Islands, Costa del Sol, Costa Dorada, the Dominican Republic and Mexico.
  3. The Princess was an automobile built in Detroit, Michigan by the Princess Motor Car Company from 1914 until 1918. The original Princess was a light two-seater costing $475. It was powered by a 1.6-liter Farmer engine.


  1. Princess was a pigeon who received the Dickin Medal in 1946 from the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals for bravery in service during the Second World War.
    • award: - Dickin Medal (for bravery in service during the Second World War.)
  2. Princess: the coyote pup that Laci Peterson and her family tamed and kept as a pet.

There are other animals with in their name, like Princess%....


  1. Princess is a fictional character from the 2012 drama film Mud.
  2. Princess is a fictional character from the 1969 musical cartoon The Bremen Town Musicians.
  3. Princess is a fictional character from the 2010 film Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives.
  4. Princess a.k.a. Jun, the Swan: Jun the Swan is a fictional character from the 1972 anime television series Science Ninja Team Gatchaman.

There are other characters with in their name, like Ice Princess, Princess Ann, Princess%..., Red Princess, Princess Alba, Princess Anle, Princess Atta, Princess Aura, Princess Enuo, Princess Kazu, Princess Leia, Princess Mari, Princess Ozma, Princess Ursa, Fairy princess, Princess Achen, Princess Ariel, Princess Daisy, Princess Diana.


"Princess" a.k.a. "Tsarivna" is a written work by Olha Kobylianska.


  1. "Princess" is a 2006 adult-themed Danish animated film directed by Anders Morgenthaler and co-written by Morgenthaler and Mette Heeno. The film tells the harsh story of a 32-year old missionary named August whose sister, a former porn star nicknamed "The Princess," has died of drug abuse and left behind her 5-year old daughter. August adopts the child and they embark on a violent mission of vengeance to destroy all existing pornographic material featuring Princess. Princess, rated for mature audiences, won awards at three European film festivals and was nominated for the 2007 Robert Award for Best Danish Film.
  2. "Princess" is a 2008 television film starring Kip Pardue and Nora Zehetner.
  3. "Princess" a.k.a. "Royal Kill" is a 2009 psychological thriller starring Academy Award nominees Eric Roberts and Pat Morita, along with Lalaine, Alexander Wraith and professional wrestler Gail Kim. The movie is directed by Babar Ahmed. The movie was released April 10, 2009 in theaters. The DVD's release went by the name Ninja's Creed and went on sale July 20, 2010.
  4. "Princess" is a 2011 short animated film written and directed by Frédérick Tremblay.


  1. "Princess" is Taiwanese Mandopop artist Jam Hsiao's second Mandarin studio album. It was released on 17 July 2009 by Warner Music Taiwan. The album was available for pre-order, from 23 June 2009, as the Princess which includes gifts and photobook. A further edition, Princess was released on 28 August 2009 with bonus CD and DVD containing live tracks and footage from Hsiao's Princess Live Concert Tour at Tainan, Taiwan.
    • genre: Mandopop
    • released on (6 years ago)
  2. "Princess" is the debut music album produced by Pakistani pop singer, Annie.
  3. "Princess" is a 7" single by Sebadoh, released in 1996. It was only available by mail-order.
  4. "Princess": Princess is the self-titled 1986 debut album by British R&B singer Princess, composed and produced by Stock Aitken Waterman (except for "Just A Teaze", that was written by Princess). The album includes Princess' best-selling single, "Say I'm Your Number One", which was a #7 UK hit in 1985, and sold over a million copies worldwide; it also contains four further singles, three of which charted inside the UK Top 40. Princess peaked at #15 on the UK Albums Chart, and spent 14 weeks charted. It received a Silver disc certification for over 60,000 copies sold in the UK.
  5. "PRINCESS" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  6. "Princess" is a composition.
  7. "princess" is a musical album of Yui Sakakibara.
    • released on (7 years ago)
  8. "Princess" is a musical album of Nejautā.
    • released on (22 years ago)
  9. "Princess" is a musical album of Jimmy Giuffre.
    • released in (25 years ago)
  10. "Princess" is a musical EP of LAREINE.
    • released on (10 years ago)
  11. "Princess" is a musical album of Erika Stucky.
    • released on (10 years ago)
  12. "Princess" is a musical single of Datarock.
    • released on (6 years ago)
  13. "Princess" is a musical album of Zididada.
  14. "Princess" is a composition.


Princess, Kentucky is a small unincorporated community in Boyd County, Kentucky, United States. Princess is located along Kentucky Route 5, near the intersection of U.S. Route 60 and Kentucky Route 5.


  1. Princess a.k.a. Infante, also anglicised as Infant, is the title and rank given in the Iberian kingdoms of Spain, and Portugal, to the sons and daughters of the king, sometimes with the exception of the heir apparent to the throne who usually bears a unique princely or ducal title. The wife of an infante was accorded the title of infanta if the marriage was dynastically approved, although since 1987 this is no longer automatically the case in Spain. Husbands of born infantas did not obtain the title of infante through marriage, although occasionally elevated to that title de gracia at the sovereign's command.
  2. Princess is a shōjo manga magazine published monthly on the 6th in Japan by Akita Shoten. It is aimed at teenage girls, and its main competitors are Lala, Bessatsu Margaret, and Betsucomi. Its sister publication is Princess Gold, which branched out from the Princess magazine in 1979. Princess Gold is published 9 times a year.
  3. Princess is a Flash animation series by Matt Stone and Trey Parker, the creators of South Park. The story follows a Lhasa Apso dog.
  4. Princess: A princess is a fairy chess piece that can move like a bishop or a knight. It cannot jump over other pieces when moving as a bishop, but may do so when moving as a knight. Below, it is given the symbol NB from Betza notation.
  5. Princess is a reality TV show hosted by Gail Vaz-Oxlade.
    • also known as Prince$$
    • genre: Reality television
    • award:
      • Gemini Award for Best Host in a Lifestyle/Practical Information, or Performing Arts Program or Series (Princess Nicola) nomination for Gail Vaz-Oxlade
      • Gemini Award for Best Host in a Lifestyle/Practical Information, or Performing Arts Program or Series (Princess Nicola), received by Gail Vaz-Oxlade
  6. Princess: 《프린세스》는 여성만화가 한승원의 순정만화이다. 1995년부터 만화잡지 이슈에 연재되었으며 현재는 온라인으로 연재되고 있다. 가상의 나라 3개국을 배경으로 슬픈 사랑이야기를 담았다.
  7. The Princess is a beauty pageant in Japan that selects the contestant to represent each district at this beauty pageant. It started in 2007, and held In all over Japan every year.
  8. Princess is the second single released by Australian pop punk band Short Stack, taken from their debut album, Stack Is the New Black. The single and second EP were released on 27 February 2009; the first EP was released on 19 January.
  9. Princess: "Царевна" is the third single from Belarusian singer Dmitry Koldun. Koldun has recently seen great successes with previous songs Work Your Magic and Я Для Tебя in his homeland Belarus and in neighbouring Russia.
    • also known as Tsaryevna

Phrases with Princess

Phrases starting with the word Princess:

  1. Princess cut
  2. princess pine
  3. princess tree
  4. princess diana
  5. princess royal
  6. Princess Venus
  7. Princess Damsel
  8. Princess Elimia
  9. Princess Parrot
  10. Princess-Flower
  11. princess feather
  12. princess of wales
  13. Princess Rockfish
  14. Princess Marginella
  15. Princess Parrotfish
  16. Princess of the Night

Phrases ending with the word Princess:

  1. Crown Princess
  2. Pavement Princess

Other phrases containing the word Princess:

  1. Silverleafed Princess Flower
  2. The Princess and the Warrior

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Princess

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Google previewLiteracy and History (2007)

The Egyptians by Marian Redmond

Mathematics The princess is an excellent mathematician.

Google previewRandle's Princess (2012)

by Melissa Gaye Perez

Randle's Princess is a suspense filled with murder, lies and deceit. The powerful Randle Malcolm is a handsome and rich Texas Attorney who also leads a deep dark secret life. Lia Harton finds herself unwillingly drawn ...

Google previewThis England, That Shakespeare (2013)

New Angles on Englishness and the Bard by Professor Margaret Tudeau-Clayton, Professor Willy Maley

as speedily disengaged - band of British brothers and the subsequent arrangements for the monarch's domestic triumph in wedding the French princess is a scene critics of Shakespeare's Henry K(1599) have for centuries found troubling.

Google previewThe Arabian Nights Encyclopedia (2004)

by Ulrich Marzolph, Richard van Leeuwen, Hassan Wassouf

Princess. of. Georgia,. 418. The. Story. of. the. ( Habicht). This story forms part of the narrative cycle enframed by The Forty Viziers. It is told by the first vizier to demonstrate that women are not to be trusted.

Google previewFirst Name Reverse Dictionary (1993)

Given Names Listed by Meaning, 2d ed. by Yvonne Navarro

m Lord/lord; peace Shantimay m peaceful Shantinath m Lord/lord; peace Shanyu m benevolent Shaphan m badger Shappa fred; thunder Shaquille m handsome Shara f fertile; plain Sharada f mature; ripe Sharai f plain; princess Sharan m ...

Google previewThe Eponym Dictionary of Birds (2014)

by Bo Beolens, Michael Watkins, Michael Grayson

Princess Sirindhorn's Bird Pseudochelidon sirintarae Thonglongya, 1968 [Alt. Whiteeyed River Martin] Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of Thailand (b.1955) is a member of the Thai Royal Family.In Thailand, sheisoften referredtoas the ...

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Quotes about Princess

Remember that I wrote a pavane for a dead princess, and not a dead pavane for a princess! (Maurice Ravel)
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The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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