1. [ noun ] (Roman Catholic,politics) daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon who was Queen of England from 1553 to 1558; she was the wife of Philip II of Spain and when she restored Roman Catholicism to England many Protestants were burned at the stake as heretics (1516-1558)
Synonyms: mary_tudor bloody_mary
Related terms: queen_of_england Tudor
Similar spelling:   mary_ii