Origin of infanta
Examples from the Web for infanta
Portions of the painting – the Infanta herself; her dog and dwarf – have suffered that fate, but the whole has mostly escaped it.
What can we have done that the dear Vidame is punishing us by keeping his word to the infanta?The Collection of Antiquities|Honore de Balzac
He alarmed King James with fantastic accounts of conspiracies for the Infanta's succession.Sir Walter Ralegh|William Stebbing
But among these letters there was none from the King to the Infanta!The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete|Duc de Saint-Simon
British Dictionary definitions for infanta
Word Origin for infanta
Word Origin and History for infanta
"daughter of a king of Spain or Portugal," c.1600, from Spanish and Portuguese infanta, fem. of infante, from Latin infantem (see infant).