queen regent


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queen regent

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a queen who acts as regent

queen′ re′gent


n.
1. a queen who reigns in behalf of another.
[1755–65]
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Noun1.queen regent - a queen who serves as ruler when the king cannotqueen regent - a queen who serves as ruler when the king cannot
queen - the wife or widow of a king
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You were created by my father a Knight of the Garter that is an order which all the kings of Europe cannot bear; by the queen regent, Knight of the Holy Ghost -- which is an order not less illustrious; I join to it that of the Golden Fleece sent me by the king of France, to whom the king of Spain, his father-in-law, gave two on the occasion of his marriage; but in return, I have a service to ask of you.
Second was Zaragoza (1847-1923), represented in the exhibition with a historically important work, a 'boceto' for the 'Presentacion de los Habitantes Indigenos a la Reina Regenta Maria Cristina y la Princesa Mercedes de Asturias en la Exposicion General de las Yslas Filipinas de Madrid, 1887; (Study, The Presentation of the Indigenous Filipinos to the Queen Regent Maria Cristina and the Princess Mercedes of Asturias at the General Exposition of the Philippine Islands, Madrid 1887.
A series of wagers placed from German accounts on one particular character - Cersei Lannister, who, as the seventh season begins, is the Queen Regent of the Seven Kingdoms - saw online bookmaker Betway close its "Iron Throne" market.
After Henry's death, his widow Catherine de' Medici took residence and reigned from Chenonceau as Queen Regent, laying more formal gardens and building a gallery on top of the bridge, giving the chateau its unusual but beautiful appearance.
However, her intention to possibly manipulate the boy does not go unnoticed by Cersei, but the queen regent may have little control over events that will unfold.
I don't think I've ever been as nervous to meet anybody,'' said Lena Headey, who plays Cersei Lannister, queen regent of the Seven Kingdoms.
Queen Regent Cersei Lannister's was secure in the beginning so her gowns were lightly embroidered or printed but as she gets more paranoid and uncertain of her position, she wears more Lannister emblems to show her power, she added.
Carreno developed the formal full-length portrait established by Velazquez for pairs of portraits that articulated the dual authority of queen regent and prince, yet his paintings' depiction of mirrors and rooms of the royal palace adorned with paintings also makes evident how Les Meninas was a key source of inspiration.
The Flower Reader by Elizabeth Loupas In June 1560, Mary of Guise, Queen Regent of Scotland, is close to death when she demands to be left alone with her foster child Rinette Leslie.