nữ hoàng

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from 女皇 (“empress regnant”). The “imperial” connotation of hoàng has been lost due to its favorability over vương. Compare hoàng hậu (queen consort, literally empress consort), hoàng tử (royal prince, literally imperial prince).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nữ hoàng

  1. a queen regnant or an empress regnant
    nữ hoàng Anh
    Queen of the United Kingdom

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