Definition of regentess in English:

regentess

noun

  • A woman who is a regent.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Randle Cotgrave (fl. 1587–?1630), lexicographer. From regent + -ess.

Pronunciation

regentess

/riːdʒənˈtɛs//ˈriːdʒəntɪs/