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prince

Pronunciation: /prɪns/

Translation of prince in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • príncipe (masculine) the Prince of Wales el Príncipe de Gales prince consort/regent príncipe consorte/regente[ título conferido al hijo mayor de un monarca británico ] the Prince of Peace el Príncipe de la paz the Prince of Darkness el ángel de las tinieblas
    Example sentences
    • I was anticipating a marvelous story with a princess waiting for her prince in her royal castle.
    • Perhaps there should be a rule that princes only become monarch if there are no princesses, and that all Governors General be female?
    • For a second her mind broke free of the constraints of logic, imagining playful pixies and marauding dragons; captured princesses and vengeful princes.

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