Prinzessin

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Etymology[edit]

From French princesse +‎ -in.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pʀɪnˈt͡sɛsɪn]
  • Hyphenation: Prin‧zes‧sin

Noun[edit]

Prinzessin f (genitive Prinzessin, plural Prinzessinnen)

  1. princess (female member of a royal family other than a queen, especially a daughter or granddaughter)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Prinzessin is a title held by the female descendants of a reigning monarch or Fürst. The ruler of a principality or the head of a noble family, which is also translated as prince in English, instead holds the title Fürst.

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