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imperatrix Line breaks: im¦per|atrix
Pronunciation: /ɪmpəˈrɑːtrɪks/

Definition of imperatrix in English:

noun (plural imperatrices ɪmpəˈrɑːtrɪsiːz)

An empress.
Example sentences
  • After this schism it became fully independent and is today in the rare situation of being headed by a female, an 85 year old Imperatrix.
  • He put to death all those who were of the race imperial; and sent to Holin (or Kamkorom) the imperatrices, the queens, and their attendants.
  • She was an executive woman, quick of tongue and something of an imperatrix.


Early 17th century: Latin, feminine of imperator (see imperator).

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