Queen

(redirected from Queendom)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

QUEEN. There are several kinds of queens in some countries. 1. Queen regnant, is a woman who possesses in her own right the executive power of the country.
     2. Queen consort, is the wife of a king.
     3. Queen dowager is the widow of a king. In the United States there is no one with this title.

References in periodicals archive ?
But going by my friend's logic, it should clearly be Queendom.
Put on your crown: Life-changing moments on the path to queendom.
That's great news for London Zoo where Gorilla Kingdom is currently a Queendom.
Lo tells her that Cimmeria, once ruled by women, was a peaceful Queendom overthrown by men who "have been making a hash of things.
As Brian says of Denise's camp queendom, 'Most people hated that, but I loved him for it' ('A Smart Cunt', 242).
Denwood 2008) have rejected outright the idea of a Western Tibetan or Bolorian queendom as due to a confusion with a purely fictional and utopian Western Dominion of Women in the Far West, that is, in the Roman Orient (for a legendary association with 'Rome' or what the Chinese thought Rome to be, cf.
Unlike the relatively rare queendom in Europe, this queendom would not rule over a patriarchy of kings or princes as some sort of substitute-kingdom, succeeding on an incidental, individual basis until the next male heir is superimposed.
sitting on her royal throne, ruling her Queendom with a firm yet gentle hand" (117-18) above all the "poop [.
Queendom Race 7, Gulfstream Things are getting a bit bare at Gulfstream as the meeting winds down and the quality drops accordingly.
The campaign, which brands Britain the United Queendom, helped bolster gay tourism in London by 40% last year.
Britney's ascent to the top of the teeny pop kingdom, or queendom, was apparently the fault of the UK's formulaic pop industry and bands like Bros and the Spice Girls: "We didn't have that kind of music for a long time," said Joe Levy, of Rolling Stone magazine.
Where a face with eyes turned inside out was the indexical marker of the kingdom of the giant, here in this queendom the ultimate icon was that oxymoron, the vaginal signifier.