Queen of Heaven


noun

a designation of the Virgin Mary.
(lowercase) an ancient Semitic goddess, variously identified with other ancient goddesses, as Isis and Ashtoreth.
an epithet of Ishtar.

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Origin of Queen of Heaven

Middle English word dating back to 1200–50
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