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princess of the blood

Definition of princess of the blood in English:

A woman who is a princess by right of her royal descent.
Example sentences
  • Henri IV was a direct descendant of the Capetian kings, married a Valois princess of the blood, and founded the Bourbon dynasty.
  • Besides, it often happened that a prince or a princess of the blood was having a Mass spoken in a secondary altar of the Chapelle Royale during the king's Mass.
  • His eye fell on Fawzia, a princess of the blood and the favorite sister of a King.
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