regina

[ ri-jahy-nuh, -jee- ]
/ rɪˈdʒaɪ nə, -ˈdʒi- /

noun

(usually initial capital letter) the official title of a queen: Elizabeth Regina.

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CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!

How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.

Origin of regina

1425–75; late Middle English < Latin rēgīna

OTHER WORDS FROM regina

re·gi·nal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for reginal (1 of 2)

Regina1
/ (rɪˈdʒaɪnə) /

noun

queen: now used chiefly in documents, inscriptions, etcCompare Rex

British Dictionary definitions for reginal (2 of 2)

Regina2
/ (rɪˈdʒaɪnə) /

noun

a city in W Canada, capital and largest city of Saskatchewan: founded in 1882 as Pile O'Bones. Pop: 178 225 (2001)
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