Príncipe

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Prín·ci·pe

 (prĭn′sə-pə, prēN′sĭ-)
An island of western Africa in the Gulf of Guinea, part of São Tomé and Príncipe.

principe

(ˈprintʃipe)
n
a prince

Príncipe

(ˈprɪnsɪpiː; Portuguese ˈprɪ̃sipə)
n
(Placename) an island in the Gulf of Guinea, off the W coast of Africa: part of São Tomé and Príncipe. Area: 150 sq km (58 sq miles)

Prín•ci•pe

(ˈprɪn sə pə, -ˌpeɪ)

n.
an island in the Gulf of Guinea, off the W coast of Africa. 5255; 54 sq. mi. (140 sq. km). Compare São Tomé and Príncipe.
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Noun1.Principe - an island in the Gulf of Guinea that is part of Sao Tome and PrincipePrincipe - an island in the Gulf of Guinea that is part of Sao Tome and Principe
Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe, Sao Thome e Principe, Sao Tome and Principe, Sao Tome e Principe, St. Thomas and Principe - island nation in the South Atlantic off the west coast of Africa; achieved independence from Portugal in 1975; has enormous offshore oil reserves
References in classic literature ?
In the second place are legislatores, lawgivers; which are also called second founders, or perpetui principes, because they govern by their ordinances after they are gone; such were Lycurgus, Solon, Justinian, Eadgar, Alphonsus of Castile, the Wise, that made the Siete Partidas.
Vide "Principes des Negociations" par l'Abbé de Mably.
portion of Machiavelli's writings." Burd, "Il Principe," p.
"When Machiavelli was writing 'The Prince' it would have been clearly impossible to mention Ferdinand's name here without giving offence." Burd's "Il Principe," p.
"I am an admirer of Montesquieu," replied Prince Andrew, "and his idea that le principe des monarchies est l'honneur me parait incontestable.
Permettezmoi donc de debuter sur une note positive, avant de revenir brievement sur ces failles et d'expliquer pourquoi j'ai choisi de me pencher sur les principes generaux qui sous-tendent ce systeme.