Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun (plural principesse /ˌprɪntʃɪˈpɛseɪ/)
(In Italy) a princess: [as title]: la Principessa Anna Sabatini
More example sentences
- There aren't many places where a principessa will ask what you'd like for breakfast.
- He has crinkle eyes and treats me like a principessa.
Italian, from medieval Latin principissa, from Latin princeps, princip- (see prince).
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