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tiara
American English: /tiˈɛrə/
British English: /tɪˈɑːrə/

Translation of tiara in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (diadem)
    Example sentences
    • Finally, at a time designated by the Pope, the eldest cardinal deacon crowns the new Pope with the triple tiara of the papacy.
    • God the Father, he notices, is wearing a papal tiara, ‘a comparison of the pope to God.’
    • The testa di cavallo shield, superimposed on the crossed keys, is crowned by the papal tiara.
    1.2 (papal crown)

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