[prins-duh m]


the position, rank, or dignity of a prince.
the territory of a prince; principality.
princedoms, (in medieval angelology) principalities.Compare angel(def 1).

Origin of princedom

First recorded in 1550–60; prince + -dom Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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pl n

(often capital) another term for principalities



the dignity, rank, or position of a prince
a land ruled by a prince; principality
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