Definition of Prince of Wales in English:

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Prince of Wales

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noun

A title traditionally granted to the heir apparent to the British throne (usually the eldest son of the sovereign) since Edward I of England gave the title to his son in 1301 after the conquest of Wales.
Example sentences
  • The head teacher was invited to Highgrove to meet His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.
  • On the wings of the building are heraldic emblems of the Prince of Wales and the Duke of Edinburgh.
  • The county was made palatinate under the Earl of Chester, a title that now belongs to the Prince of Wales.

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Syllabification: Prince of Wales

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