One entry found for prima donna.
Main Entry: pri·ma don·na
Pronunciation: prim--dän-, pr-m-
Inflected Form(s): plural prima donnas
Etymology: Italian, literally, "first lady"; prima from Latin prima, a feminine form of primus "first," donna from Latin domina "lady, mistress," a feminine form of dominus "master" --related to DAME, PRIME 1: a principal female singer in an opera or concert organization 2: a person who is easily hurt or upset or is stuck-up