Princess Royal

noun
plural Princesses Royal

Definition of Princess Royal

: the eldest daughter of a British sovereign a title granted for life and used only after it has been specifically conferred by the sovereign

First Known Use of Princess Royal

circa 1647, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Princess Royal was circa 1647

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“Princess Royal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Princess%20Royal. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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