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queen, to relinquish the title of abdicate
prince consort of Queen Victoria of England (1819-1861) Albert , Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emmanuel , Prince Albert
Queen of England and Scotland and Ireland; daughter if James II and the last of the Stuart monarchs; in 1707 she was the last English ruler to exercise the royal veto over parliament (1665-1714) Anne
social insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers ant , emmet , pismire
Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC) Anthony , Antonius , Antony , Marcus Antonius , Mark Anthony , Mark Antony
(1568) Catholic forces supporting Mary Queen of Scots were routed by Protestants battle of Langside , Langside
British statesman who as Prime Minister bought controlling interest in the Suez Canal and made Queen Victoria the empress of India (1804-1881) Benjamin Disraeli , Disraeli , First Earl of Beaconsfield
form of whist in which players avoid winning tricks containing hearts or the queen of spades Black Maria , hearts
daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon who was Queen of England from 1553 to 1558; she was the wife of Philip II of Spain and when she restored Roman Catholicism to England many Protestants were burned at the stake as heretics (1516-1558) Bloody Mary , Mary I , Mary Tudor
gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the boodle , Chicago , Michigan , Newmarket , stops
Old Testament book telling of a beautiful Jewess who became queen of Persia and saved her people from massacre Book of Esther , Esther
Valkyrie or a queen in the Nibelungenlied who loved the hero Siegfried; when he deceived her she had him killed and then committed suicide Brunhild , Brunnhilde , Brynhild
queen of France as the wife of Henry II and regent during the minority of her son Charles IX (1519-1589) Catherine de Medicis
Queen of England as the fifth wife of Henry VIII who was accused of adultery and executed (1520-1542) Catherine Howard , Howard
Queen of England as the 6th wife of Henry VIII (1512-1548) Catherine Parr , Parr
beautiful and charismatic queen of Egypt; mistress of Julius Caesar and later of Mark Antony; killed herself to avoid capture by Octavian (69-30 BC) Cleopatra
British, anniversary of Queen Victoria's birth Commonwealth Day , Empire day , May 24
queen's husband, king's wife consort
(Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and Demeter; made queen of the underworld by Pluto in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Proserpina Cora , Despoina , Kore , Persephone
card that is jack, queen, king court card
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