prince consort


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prince consort

n.
The husband of a sovereign queen.

prince consort

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the husband of a female sovereign, who is himself a prince

prince′ con′sort


n.
a prince who is the husband of a reigning female sovereign.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prince consort - a prince who is the husband of a reigning female sovereignprince consort - a prince who is the husband of a reigning female sovereign
consort - the husband or wife of a reigning monarch
prince - a male member of a royal family other than the sovereign (especially the son of a sovereign)
Translations

prince consort

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prince consort

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References in classic literature ?
He was now an old man of seventy- three, and although he still wrote a few poems, he wrote nothing as Laureate, except an ode in honor of the Prince Consort when he became Chancellor of Cambridge University.
She used to declare that the Prince Consort had brought all that stuff over out of Germany.
Go North East Newcastle bound services will be diverted from Prince Consort Road via Askew Road to Tyne Bridge approach and normal route.
the contracting authority for this requirement is the royal college of music, prince consort road, london sw7 2bs.
Rather, he received the title of Prince Philip or Prince Consort after the Queen took over the throne from his father.
He formerly held the title of Prince Consort but renounced that title when he retired from his official duties in 2016.
Henrik, who publicly vented his frustration at not being the social equal of his wife or their son, was made prince consort when Margrethe acceded to the throne in 1972.
Cash and goods were stolen from a shop on Prince Consort Road, in Gateshead, when the alleged raider struck at 11.13am.
The 83-year-old had the title 'prince consort', which is what the spouse of a reigning monarch is called if the spouse is a commoner or of a lower rank in nobility, leaving the said spouse with no right to the throne.
Moelview Prince Consort, supreme champion at last December's Olympia International Horse Show, was a stand-out winner at this year's Welsh Pony and Cob Society (WPCS) Performance Awards, Cheltenham.
Dubai: The works of Mozart, Brahms and Schumann came to life as the UK's top opera group -- The Prince Consort -- gave an overwhelming performance on the beach to inaugurate the first Choir Festival.