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prince

noun [C]
 
 
/prɪns/
SON B1 the son of a king or queen, or one of their close male relatives: Prince EdwardRoyalty, aristocracy and titles
RULER the male ruler of a small countryRoyalty, aristocracy and titles
Translations of “prince”
in Arabic أمير…
in Korean 왕자, 작은 왕국의 군주…
in Malaysian putera, Putera…
in French prince…
in Turkish prens…
in Italian principe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 王子, 親王, 王孫…
in Russian принц, князь…
in Polish książę, królewicz…
in Vietnamese hoàng tử, ông hoàng…
in Spanish príncipe…
in Portuguese príncipe…
in Thai เจ้าชาย, ผู้ครองนคร…
in German der Prinz, der Fürst…
in Catalan príncep, infant…
in Japanese 王子, 皇太子, (小国の)君主…
in Indonesian pangeran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 王子, 亲王, 王孙…
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