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Vicereine

noun
1.
Wife of a viceroy.
2.
Governor of a country or province who rules as the representative of his or her king or sovereign.  Synonym: viceroy.






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"Vicereine" Quotes from Famous Books



... had as capable rulers in the past as Lord Curzon, but rarely one more tactful or courageous, and never one having the assistance of a vicereine possessing the charm and lovable qualities of the late Lady Curzon. Her splendid work in behalf of the natives, especially the women, endeared her to all Indians. The Delhi durbar in 1903 honored Edward VII in a degree unsurpassed, but was a greater personal triumph for ...
— East of Suez - Ceylon, India, China and Japan • Frederic Courtland Penfield

... kept. Wanted live man for spirit counter. Resp. girl (R.C.) wishes to hear of post in fruit or pork shop. James Carlisle made that. Six and a half per cent dividend. Made a big deal on Coates's shares. Ca' canny. Cunning old Scotch hunks. All the toady news. Our gracious and popular vicereine. Bought the Irish Field now. Lady Mountcashel has quite recovered after her confinement and rode out with the Ward Union staghounds at the enlargement yesterday at Rathoath. Uneatable fox. Pothunters too. Fear injects juices make it tender enough for them. Riding astride. ...
— Ulysses • James Joyce



Words linked to "Vicereine" :   Khedive, married woman, wife, exarch, governor



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