Definition of Queen of the May in English:

Queen of the May

Line breaks: Queen of the May

noun

Another term for May queen.
More example sentences
  • May has traditionally been a month of special devotion to Mary, who is Queen of the Angels and Queen of the May.
  • Then I understood that I would never be Queen of the May and that négligées were too stylish for me.
  • Mayday was a raucous and fun time, electing a Queen of the May from the eligible young women of the village, to rule the crops until harvest.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day animalcule
Pronunciation: ˌanɪˈmalkjuːl
noun
a microscopic animal