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princekin

[prins-kin]
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noun
  1. 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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Examples from the Web for princekin

Historical Examples

  • Mercia was but a petty province, and its king in fact a Princekin.

    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

  • 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