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queen

Sociology
A commonly used but derogatory term for a male homosexual, especially one who is flamboyantly effeminate.

Vox populi
A female monarch.

queen

a mature, entire female cat used for breeding.
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Following the accession of her daughter to the throne as Queen Elizabeth II, the former Queen Consort chose to be called Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother.
The longest-lived Queen Consort in history was a well-loved member of the Royal Family and a majestic great-grandmother to the nation - a symbol of stability in a fast-changing world.
28 She was the first British-born Queen Consort since Tudor times.
11) This comment also reminds us that even a popular queen consort was viewed not only as a royal personage, but also as a sixteenth-century woman who should
For another, she is the future queen consort when William becomes king after his father, and would unlikely be an attending person to another royal bride.
In 1937, Britain's King George VI was crowned at Westminster Abbey; his wife, Elizabeth, was crowned as queen consort.
Camilla legally will be queen if Charles takes the throne, but when the couple married in 2005 officials said she planned to adopt the title Princess Consort rather than the more traditional Queen Consort.
No queen consort had been executed before and the large crowd of onlookers knew that they were witnessing an unprecedented event.
Thus, Anne has been called the most influential and important queen consort England has ever had.
In the course of her long life, the Queen Mother broke many records including that of being a Queen longer than anyone; she became Queen Consort in 1936 thus bearing a royal title for almost 66 years.
She was the most successful Queen Consort in history.
25 When she was made Queen Consort she received pounds 40,000 a year from the Civil List.