infanta

[ in-fan-tuh ]
/ ɪnˈfæn tə /

noun

a daughter of the king of Spain or of Portugal.
an infante's wife.

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Origin of infanta

1595–1605; <Spanish or Portuguese; feminine of infante
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British Dictionary definitions for infanta

infanta
/ (ɪnˈfæntə) /

noun

a daughter of a king of Spain or (formerly) Portugal
(formerly) the wife of an infante

Word Origin for infanta

C17: from Spanish or Portuguese, feminine of infante
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