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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