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queen [the ~] noun

  1. the queen (queen-bee)
    la reine; la reine des abeilles
  2. the queen (sovereign; empress)
    la reine; l'impératrice; la souveraine
  3. the queen (queen-mother; empress)
    la reine-mère

Translation Matrix for queen:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
impératrice empress; queen; sovereign empress
reine empress; queen; queen-bee; sovereign
reine des abeilles queen; queen-bee queenbee
reine-mère empress; queen; queen-mother
souveraine empress; queen; sovereign sovereign lady
- female monarch; king; queen mole rat; queen regnant; tabby; world-beater
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- queen bee

Related Words for "queen":

  • queens, queenly

Synonyms for "queen":

Antonyms for "queen":

  • male monarch; king

Related Definitions for "queen":

  1. female cat1
  2. the only fertile female in a colony of social insects such as bees and ants and termites; its function is to lay eggs1
  3. an especially large mole rat and the only member of a colony of naked mole rats to bear offspring which are sired by only a few males1
  4. (chess) the most powerful piece1
  5. one of four face cards in a deck bearing a picture of a queen1
  6. a competitor who holds a preeminent position1
  7. a female sovereign ruler1
  8. the wife or widow of a king1
  9. something personified as a woman who is considered the best or most important of her kind1
    • Paris is the queen of cities1
    • the queen of ocean liners1
  10. become a queen1
    • her pawn queened1
  11. promote to a queen, as of a pawn in chess1

Wiktionary Translations for queen:

  1. female monarch
  2. wife of a king
  3. chess piece
  4. playing card
  5. slang: male homosexual
  6. reproductive female animal in a hive
  7. adult female cat
  1. Pièce du jeu de dames.
  2. Pièce du jeu d’échecs.
  3. Figure aux cartes.
  4. pêche|fr filet à larges mailles, tendu lâche.
  5. (vulgaire) injur|fr homme homosexuel. note Il peut arriver qu’un homosexuel s’attribue lui-même ce nom, à titre revendicatif, lui faisant perdre ainsi son caractère injurieux.
  6. Femme mariée à un roi ou souveraine héréditaire
  7. Pièce aux échecs

Cross Translation:
queen dame DameSpielkarte in verschiedenen Kartenspielen
queen dame Dame — die mächtigste Schachfigur
queen reine Königin — Eier legendes Tier bei staatenbildenden Hautflüglern und Termiten
queen reine Königin — nach der Kaiserin höchste monarchische Würdenträgerin eines Staates (Königreichs)
queen folle; tante; tantouze; tantouse; tapette Tuntemeist pejorativ: hauptsächlich homosexueller Mann, der sich klischeehaft feminin verhält oder sich als Frau verkleiden
queen dame dame — koningin in het schaakspel

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