Vicereine meaning

vīsrān
The wife of a viceroy.
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A woman who is the governor of a country, province, or colony, ruling as the representative of a sovereign.
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The wife of a viceroy.
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A woman viceroy.
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The wife of a viceroy. [from 19th c.]
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A woman who is a viceroy.
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Origin of vicereine

  • French vice- vice (from Old French vice3) reine queen (from Latin rēgīna) (feminine of rēx rēg- king reg- in Indo-European roots)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French vicereine, from vice- + reine (“queen").

    From Wiktionary