queen consort


noun

the wife of a ruling king.

Nearby words

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  2. queen bee,
  3. queen charlotte islands,
  4. queen city,
  5. queen closer,
  6. queen dowager,
  7. queen elizabeth islands,
  8. queen it,
  9. queen mab,
  10. queen maud land

Origin of queen consort

First recorded in 1755–65

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queen consort

noun

the wife of a reigning king
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