An island of western Africa in the Gulf of Guinea, part of São Tomé and Príncipe.
An island which forms part of São Tomé and Príncipe.
(place) Island in the Gulf of Guinea, off the W coast of Africa: 55 sq mi (142 sq km)
Origin of principe
From PortuguesePríncipe, from príncipe (“prince"), after the Prince of Portugal, from LatinprÄ«nceps (“leader").
Principe Sentence Examples
Puerto Principe is connected by railway, 47 m.
To Lorenzo the Principe was dedicated, but without result.
But, having already written the Discorsi and the Principe, he carried with him to this new task of historiography the habit of mind proper to political philosophy.
Having condensed his doctrines in the Principe and the Discorsi, he applies their abstract principles to the example of the Florentine republic. But the History of Florence is not a mere political pamphlet.
The same suspicion is forced upon us by the Principe.