(n.) = checkers [draughts, -UK]. Ex: We have the most comprehensive collection of research materials on chess and checkers in the world. (n.) = lady. Ex: Librarians who have to choose between Congress and Dewey are in the dilemma of the proverbial lady facing death or a fate worse than death. ---- * dama de honor = matron of honour ; maid of honour ; bridesmaid. * Dama de la Llovizna, la = Maid of the Mist, the. * dama de noche = night jasmine. * Primera Dama, la = First Lady.