I. biographical name name of 2 English {British} queens: I 1533-1603 daughter of Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn (reigned 1558-1603); II 1926- Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; daughter of George VI (reigned 1952- ) II. biographical name also Elizabeth Stuart 1596-1662 queen of Frederick V of Bohemia III. biographical name 1900-2002 Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon ; queen of George VI of Great Britain IV. biographical name 1843-1916 pseudonym Carmen Sylva queen of Romania & writer V. geographical name 1. short river SE Virginia flowing between cities of Norfolk & Portsmouth into Hampton Roads 2. city & port NE New Jersey SW of Newark on Newark Bay population 120,568

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