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Princess Royal Line breaks: Prin|cess Royal

Definition of Princess Royal in English:


The eldest daughter of a reigning monarch (especially as a title conferred by the British monarch): [as title]: there was an official opening by the Princess Royal
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  • Born Princess Anne in 1950, she received the title Princess Royal from The Queen in June 1987.
  • The Princess Royal is a lifetime title (i.e., not hereditary), bestowed only upon the eldest daughter of the Sovereign, but entirely at the Sovereign's discretion.
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