Prince of Wales


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Prince of Wales

n.
1. The male heir to the British throne.
2. Used as the title for the male heir to the British throne, conferred by the sovereign.

Prince of Wales

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the eldest son and heir apparent of the British sovereign

Prince of Wales

n
(Placename) Cape Prince of Wales a cape in W Alaska, on the Bering Strait opposite the coast of the extreme northeast of Russia: the westernmost point of North America

Prince′ of Wales′


n.
1. a title conferred by the British sovereign on the male heir apparent, usu. the eldest son.
2. Cape, a cape in W Alaska, on Bering Strait: the westernmost point of North America.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Prince of Wales - the male heir apparent of the British sovereign
prince - a male member of a royal family other than the sovereign (especially the son of a sovereign)
Translations

Prince of Wales

nil principe di Galles
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But I heard that a marriage between the Prince of Wales and Mademoiselle d'Orleans was spoken of," said De Winter.
His majesty will then take refuge in Holland, where I hear his highness the Prince of Wales now is.
But this fine young savage --this sea Prince of Wales, never saw the captain's cabin.
He found new friends too in the Queen and in her young son Henry, Prince of Wales.
That is exactly the point, Planchet, we must come to: it is to this eldest son, formerly called the Prince of Wales, and who is now styled Charles II.
This young Prince of Wales, a king without a kingdom, as you have so well said, Planchet, has interested me.
The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will visit Brisbane, before traveling to the Gold Coast where His Royal Highness will represent Her Majesty The Queen at the Games," (https://www.
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall will visit Brisbane, before travelling to the Gold Coast where His Royal Highness will represent Her Majesty The Queen at the Games.
If that were to happen then a younger Prince of Wales might play a far more effective promotional part in terms of the country of Wales as part of a multitude of principalities than completely replicating the governor system that Canada has to use to achieve the same thing.
The Prince of Wales, which has been taking shape at Rosyth over the past three years and is due to be handed over to the Navy in 2019, was moved to a berth where the Queen Elizabeth was fitted out.
Prince of Wales is the second of the Royal Navy's giant new Queen Elizabeth class aircraft carriers and is still under construction at Rosyth.
The Prince of Wales will have new carpets and an updated kitchen which will include a pizza oven.

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