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See also: May queen
- A girl chosen to walk at the front of the May Day procession and to preside over the celebrations.
1915, Amelia E. Barr, chapter 12, in The Measure of a Man:
- [H]e saw—he saw clearly—the image of the lovely May Queen in her glimmering dress of shining white with the little gilt crown on her long brown hair.
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