[ bey-uh-triks, bee- ]

  1. Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard, born 1938, queen of the Netherlands 1980–2013 (daughter of Juliana).

Words Nearby Beatrix Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Beatrix in a sentence

  • I intend to compromise on her wedding morn by calling her Beatrix.

    My New Curate | P.A. Sheehan
  • Beatrix was a jolly girl, rather like Bob both in looks and ways.

    Queensland Cousins | Eleanor Luisa Haverfield
  • Beatrix gave the animal to her husband, but the good man soon desired to get rid of the beast.

  • Beatrix Esmond is a coquette of the highest—almost of the heroic-poetic—class, but she is first of all Beatrix Esmond.

    The English Novel | George Saintsbury
  • Why, thou wouldst not be so impudent, to marry Beatrix for thyself only?

British Dictionary definitions for Beatrix


/ (ˈbiːətrɪks) /

  1. full name Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard . born 1938, queen of the Netherlands (1980–2013); abdicated in favour of her eldest son Willem-Alexander

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