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princekin

[ prins-kin ]
/ ˈprɪns kɪn /
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noun
a small, young, or minor prince.
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Also prince·let [prins-lit]. /ˈprɪns lɪt/.

Origin of princekin

First recorded in 1850–55; prince + -kin
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How to use princekin in a sentence

  • Then Nibble stopped reading, and closed the book softly, for Downy was just as fast asleep as Princekin had been.

    Five Mice in a Mouse-trap|Laura E. Richards
  • Mercia was but a petty province, and its king in fact a Princekin.

    The Newcomes|William Makepeace Thackeray
  • They say at public schools Princekin is taught the beauties of equality, and thrashed into some kind of subordination.

    The Newcomes|William Makepeace Thackeray
  • The tradesman's manner, which to you and me is decently respectful, becomes straightway frantically servile before Princekin.

    The Newcomes|William Makepeace Thackeray
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