What Does HMS Mean?

HMS means "Her/His Majesty's Ship."

The abbreviation HMS is used before the names of ships in the British Royal Navy (RN).

HMS means "Her Majesty's Ship" or "His Majesty's Ship," depending on whether the reigning monarch is male or female.

HMS is used in the same way as USS (United States Ship) in the US Navy (USN).

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"Her/His Majesty's Ship" is the most common definition for HMS on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Her/His Majesty's Ship
2: Quite easy to guess
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