lady of the bedchamber

Definition of lady of the bedchamber

: one of the ladies of noble family holding the official position of personal attendant on a British queen or princess

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First Known Use of lady of the bedchamber

1621, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of lady of the bedchamber was in 1621

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“Lady of the bedchamber.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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