May queen


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May queen

n
a girl chosen, esp for her beauty, to preside over May-Day celebrations
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Noun1.May queen - the girl chosen queen of a May Day festivalMay queen - the girl chosen queen of a May Day festival
fille, girl, miss, missy, young lady, young woman - a young woman; "a young lady of 18"
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That's Royal you've got hold of--the pick of the bunch--and the bitch that's got, hold of you--she's a little excited--is May Queen.
Scorpions were added; for May Queen nosed one, and was removed to the barge lamenting.
Scully won the Muscat Talent Hunt singing title in 2012 and the runner-up title at the 2014 May Queen Contest organised by the Goan Community of Oman in Muscat.
Mary Hopkins (the little girl just in front of the boys) was the May Queen at St |Patrick's in Huddersfield in 1950
IN CO DOWN HOLYWOOD'S MERRY MAY DAY EVENT TAKES PLACE ON MONDAY WITH THE CROWNING OF THE MAY QUEEN, MAYPOLE DANCING, FANCY DRESS COMPETITION AND MUSIC FROM THE MONSTER CEILIDH BAND.
There will also be Anglo Saxon re-enactors, stone carving and woodturning demonstrations, and the crowning of the May Queen and King.
Judith was a May Queen in the Litherland Summer Carnival in the 60s.
Her dress was made by Mrs Glenys Barker (nee Lewis) A swan float at the Llandudno Carnival in 1949 | Eirlys Pierce Wright, Dolgarrog May Queen in 1928 | Eirlys Pierce Williams, Dolgarrog Carnival Queen in 1928 | Raggle Taggle Gypsies at Ruthin Carnival 1972.
A school spokesman said: "is is a very old tradition in Ryton-on-Dunsmore, in fact our local history group have just found a photo of the 1914 May Queen.
For more than 20 years, from around the early 1970s through to the late 1990s, whenever I went down to Hobart to cover the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, I made a ritual of walking along to Waterman's Dock to look at the May Queen.
The Young Goans Club - May Queen 2014 honour was given to nya with Sheena Dias and Monika Amela coming as first and second
One of the oldest expatriate clubs on the island is preparing to stage its popular beauty contest, The Indian Club May Queen Ball 2014, which is going global this year.