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Meaning of "queen consort" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUEEN CONSORT

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUEEN CONSORT

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Queen consort is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES QUEEN CONSORT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Queen consort

A queen consort is the wife of a reigning king. A queen consort usually shares her husband’s rank and holds the feminine equivalent of the king’s monarchical titles. Historically, queens consort do not share the king regnant’s political and military powers. A queen regnant is a queen in her own right with all the powers of a monarch, usually becoming queen by inheriting the throne on the death of the previous monarch; they have been far fewer in number. Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother...

Definition of queen consort in the English dictionary

The definition of queen consort in the dictionary is the wife of a reigning king.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUEEN CONSORT

queen bee
Queen Charlotte Islands
queen dowager
Queen Elizabeth Islands
queen it
Queen Mab
Queen Maud Land
Queen Maud Range
queen mother
queen of puddings
Queen of Sheba
queen olive
queen post
queen regent
queen regnant
Queen Street Farmer
queen substance

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUEEN CONSORT

after a sort
assort
broken consort
consort
court of last resort
good sort
health resort
holiday resort
last resort
lender of last resort
presort
prince consort
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re-sort
resort
seaside resort
ski resort
sort
special sort
summer resort

Synonyms and antonyms of queen consort in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «queen consort» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUEEN CONSORT

Find out the translation of queen consort to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of queen consort from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «queen consort» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

王后
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

reina consorte
570 millions of speakers

English

queen consort
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रानी पत्नी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ملكة القرين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

супруга королева
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

rainha consorte
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

রাণী সঙ্গী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

reine consort
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Permaisuri ratu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Königin
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

王妃
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

황후
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ratu consort
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nữ hoàng phối ngẫu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ராணி கான்ஸ்டோர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

राणी कॉन्सॉर्ट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kraliçe eşi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

regina consorte
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

królowa małżonka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дружина королева
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

regina consort
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σύζυγος βασίλισσας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gemalin
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

drottning gemål
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gemalinne
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of queen consort

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEEN CONSORT»

The term «queen consort» is regularly used and occupies the 63.654 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEEN CONSORT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «queen consort» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «queen consort» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about queen consort

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUEEN CONSORT»

Discover the use of queen consort in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to queen consort and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Queen's Consort
Royal maid Arabelle fantasizes about taking the queen's place, but not for power or riches. She wants to be pleasured by the queen's secret consort.
Leia Rice, 2011
2
The Queen's Consort (Mills & Boon Spice Briefs)
Royal maid Arabelle fantasizes about taking the queen's place, but not for power or riches.
Leia Rice, 2011
3
Queens Consort: England's Medieval Queens
Lisa Hilton considers the evolution of the queenly office alongside intimate portraits of the individual women, dispelling the myth that medieval brides were no more than diplomatic pawns.
Lisa Hilton, 2010
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The Empress Matilda: Queen Consort, Queen Mother and Lady of ...
This is the first comprehensive and fully documented study of the Empress Matilda to be published in English.
Marjorie Chibnall, 1993
5
Caroline, the Illustrious Queen-Consort of George II , and ...
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
William Henry Wilkins, 2009
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Caroline, the Illustrious Queen-Consort of George Ii. and ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
William Henry Wilkins, 2013
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Lives of England's Reigning and Consort Queens
... 1199-1216) ..101 Narrative ofJoan (Isabel) of Gloucester First wife ofJohn Lackland ..103 Narrative of Queen Consort Isabelle ofAngoulême .......................... 105 Consequences for England of King John's Marriage to Isabelle ofAngoulême .
H. Eugene Lehman, 2011
8
Queenship in Europe 1660-1815: The Role of the Consort
A pioneering survey of court cultures 1660-1815 via the role of the queen consort.
Clarissa Campbell Orr, 2004
9
The important and eventful trial of Queen Caroline, consort ...
Caroline (Queen, consort of George IV, King of Great Britain), Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. On Tuesday, July 4, the Earl of Harrowby laid on the table the Report of the Secret Committee, to whom the Papers, connected with his ...
Caroline (Queen, consort of George IV, King of Great Britain), Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords, 1820
10
Sixty-Six Books:: 21st-century writers speak to the King ...
QUEEN CONSORT: 'Tis years of sorrow and of care Have madehis headcome through his hair.' The KING runs his hand over his head. Darling. Don't. Attrition. KING: Sorry. She links arms with him. He waves to the crowd to distract his free ...
Bush Theatre, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUEEN CONSORT»

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Buckingham Palace Might Have Accidentally Released Elizabeth …
The future queen (left) is pictured with her sister Margaret and Queen Elizabeth, the queen consort. The picture was taken in the 1930s. Getty Images. «International Business Times, Jul 15»
2
Queen Máxima of the Netherlands: 10 facts about the Dutch royal on …
Queen Máxima of the Netherlands celebrates her 44th birthday on 17 May. ... The future queen consort was born Máxima Zorreguieta Cerruti on 17 May 1971 in ... «hellomagazine.com, May 15»
3
Charlotte Elizabeth Diana Is Royal Baby's Name
But the BBC said that the Queen and other senior members of the royal ... It was prominent in the 18th century, and was the name of George III's queen consort. «New York Times, May 15»
4
Europe's royals celebrate Denmark Queen Margrethe's birthday
The newest queen consort in Europe looked wonderful in a dress embroidered with traditional Spanish blackwork and smiled broadly as she was escorted in on ... «Daily Mail, Apr 15»
5
Half of British public now think Camilla should become Queen
Figures from YouGov last June showed 53 per cent thought Camilla should become Queen Consort, while 32 per cent believed she should have a lesser title. «Express.co.uk, Apr 15»
6
Prince Charles And Future 'Queen Consort' Camilla Welcomed By …
The United Kingdom and its former colony the United States exchanged hopes of a strong relationship as Prince Charles and future 'Queen Consort' Camilla ... «Youth Health Magzine, Mar 15»
7
Fabiola, Belgium's Queen Consort for 33-Year Reign, Dies at 86
5 (Bloomberg) -- Fabiola, who as the wife of King Baudouin was the second-longest-serving queen consort in the history of Belgium, has died. She was 86. «Bloomberg, Dec 14»
8
Royal Rumble! Kate Middleton, Princess Beatrice Wage War Behind …
... and his father Prince Charles — Kate Middleton would then assume the title of Queen Consort, though there has been a movement in the British Parliament to ... «The Inquisitr, Oct 14»
9
Media-Savvy Princess Becoming Spanish Queen
On Thursday, the newscaster-turned-princess will become Queen Letizia as her ... commoner and the first divorcee to hold the title of queen consort in Spain. «Wall Street Journal, Jun 14»
10
Camilla Parker-Bowles To End Up As Queen Consort - Prince …
Prince Charles was always going to marry Camilla Parker-Bowles, but at the time, nobody imagined that Camilla would ever get the title of Queen Consort. «Celebrity Dirty Laundry, Jun 14»

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