Queens

A female monarch.

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Names
Queen
queens
queen's
queens'
koninginnen Dutch
koningin Dutch
reinas Spanish
reina Spanish
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Refers to female monarchs and rulers of kingdoms, which are major territorial units or governments ruled by a single person. Queens may also be the wives or widows of kings. For male monarchs who rule a kingdom, use "kings."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300025483. The J. Paul Getty Trust.