May lady

the queen or lady of May, in old May games.

See also: May

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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In May Lady Justice King said family courts were overwhelmed with applications from council social services about childcare, leaving judges under extreme time pressure when giving rulings.
Nakakita kami ng MMDA sa may emergency bay tapat ng SM Megamall, wala pa 3 minutes may lady driver na naman na same ang nangyari.
Next weekend it's the Hong Kong Sevens international rugby tournament - and in May Lady Gaga brings her Born This Way ball to the AsiaWorld Arena.
Elizabeth is seen strolling in the garden when suddenly she is stopped by an old woman and her daughter, who has been chosen "May Lady".
The pageant relies heavily on words, both Espilus and Therion praise the virtues of the "May Lady" in a singing contest.
[2] The woman writer/director Rakhshan Bani-Etemad has made several remarkable feminist films (Nargess, The Blue-Veiled, The May Lady) [3] that combine absolute honesty with extraordinary subtlety.
After the gentle feminist parenthesis of "The May Lady," director Rakhshan Bani-Etemad returns to the eye-opening, hard-hitting drama of her early films like "Nargess," blending realistic lower-class settings and characters with a dramatically constructed story.
In The May Lady, Rakhshan Bani-Etemad, Iran's foremost female director, explores attitudes towards mothers in a feature film centering around a divorced documentary filmmaker, Frough, who has raised her now college-aged son alone.
They raised their glasses and said: "May lady luck smile on you too."
Rakhshan Bani-Etemad, Iran's foremost female auteur, has produced her most personal film in the haunting "May Lady." Telling of a divorced 42-year-old woman director who wages a subtle war of nerves with her teenage son concerning her desire to date, pic is a beautifully shaded mood piece that, due to the shortage of films that present female emotional viewpoints so authentically, could strike pay dirt with many auds, especially women near middle age.