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crown prince

n.
The male heir apparent to a throne.

crown prince

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the male heir to a sovereign throne

crown′ prince′


n.
a male heir apparent to a throne.
[1785–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crown prince - a male heir apparent to a thronecrown prince - a male heir apparent to a throne  
prince - a male member of a royal family other than the sovereign (especially the son of a sovereign)
Translations
وَلي العَهد
následník trůnu
kronprins
kruununprinssimanttelinperijä
trónörökös
krónprins, ríkisarfi
korunný princ
kronprins

crown prince

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crown

(kraun) noun
1. a circular, often jewelled, head-dress, especially one worn as a mark of royalty or honour. the queen's crown.
2. (with capital) the king or queen or governing power in a monarchy. revenue belonging to the Crown.
3. the top eg of a head, hat, hill etc. We reached the crown of the hill.
4. (an artificial replacement for) the part of a tooth which can be seen.
verb
1. to make (someone) king or queen by placing a crown on his or her head. The archbishop crowned the queen.
2. to form the top part of (something). an iced cake crowned with a cherry.
3. to put an artificial crown on (a tooth).
4. to hit (someone) on the head. If you do that again, I'll crown you!
crown prince
the heir to the throne.
crown princess
1. the wife of a crown prince.
2. the female heir to the throne.
References in classic literature ?
An invitation was extended to us to visit the palace of the eldest son, the Crown Prince of Russia, which was near at hand.
The Crown Prince is always in opposition to the crown or hankering after it.
Germany, though aggrieved, was not anxious for war, and, as a peace token, sent the Crown Prince and seven battleships on a friendly visit to the United States.
of the crews and officers, along with the Crown Prince, perished.
I was sitting on deck with some of the fellows who were going into the American ambulance service with me, my Airedale, Crown Prince Nobbler, asleep at my feet, when the first blast of the whistle shattered the peace and security of the ship.
24 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier received a phone call from Saudi Deputy Crown Prince, Second Deputy Premier and Defence Minister His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud and exchanged greetings on the advent of Eid Al-Adha, wishing the two brotherly countries and peoples as well as the Arab and Islamic nations many happy returns.
KUWAIT, July 17 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah phoned Thursday Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince, Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed thanked the Deputy Crown Prince for his good feelings towards the martyr and the government and people of the UAE.
Jeddah, Sha'ban 28, 1436, June 15, 2015, SPA -- Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdul Aziz, Deputy Premier, Minister of the Interior and Chairman of Hajj Supreme Committee, graced here on Sunday evening the special meeting on demonstration of the security plans for the season of Umrah this year to receive Umrah performers in Makkah and visitors in Madinah.
Saudi students and citizens living abroad have visited the Kingdom's embassies in order to pledge allegiance to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
On April 30, King Salman bin Abdel Aziz al-Saud issued a decree to begin the assimilation of the Court of Crown Prince and Interior Minister, Muhammad bin Nayef, with the Royal Court.
RIYADH: The Crown Prince yesterday highlighted Saudi Arabia's important role in the region and wider world, and emphasised its efforts to strengthen intra-GCC ties.