Definition of Princess Royal in English:

Princess Royal


  • The eldest daughter of a reigning monarch (especially as a title conferred by the British monarch)

    as title ‘there was an official opening by the Princess Royal’
    • ‘The Princess Royal is a lifetime title (i.e., not hereditary), bestowed only upon the eldest daughter of the Sovereign, but entirely at the Sovereign's discretion.’
    • ‘Born Princess Anne in 1950, she received the title Princess Royal from The Queen in June 1987.’


Princess Royal