Mother queen

the mother of a reigning sovereign; a queen mother.

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The important stage in rearing of bumblebee on commercial scale is the stimulation of mother queen for egg laying.
Queen Elizabeth may be buried next to her mother Queen Elizabeth and father King George at St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle but according to speculation, she may be laid to rest at one of her private residences like Balmoral or Sandringham.
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Harry was opening the centre yesterday with Sentebale co-founder Prince Seeiso of Lesotho, whose mother Queen Mamohato died in 2003.
Lesotho's Prince Seeiso cofounded Sentebale with Harry in 2006, and the new facility is named after his mother Queen Mamohato but also recognises Diana.
Sheikha Hessa took part in the Forum upon an invitation from Mother Queen Semane Molotlegi.
George's Chapel was attended by 800 people, including the groom's mother Queen Elizabeth II, then-Prime Minister Tony Blair and comedian Joan Rivers.
And joyous courtiers, free at last from years of stern discipline from Edward's mother Queen Victoria, lit their cigars.
Her father the Duke of York - who later became King George VI - couldn't contain his excitement and later wrote to his mother Queen Mary: "We always wanted a child to make our happiness complete.
London : Prince Charles was set to attend the state opening of Britain's parliament alongside his mother Queen Elizabeth II on Wednesday, in a sign of his increasing role as his the 87-year-old monarch scales back some duties.
Prince Willem-Alexander became the Netherlands' first king in more than a century after his mother Queen Beatrix abdicated following 33 years on the throne.
HRH Princess Lalla Salma took part, on Tuesday in Amsterdam, in the coronation ceremony of the new Dutch King, HM Willem-Alexander as his mother Queen Beatrix abdicated the throne after 33 years.