Definition of Duchess. Meaning of Duchess. Synonyms of Duchess

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Definition of Duchess

Duchess
Duchess Duch"ess, n. [F. duchesse, fr. duc duke.] The wife or widow of a duke; also, a lady who has the sovereignty of a duchy in her own right.

Meaning of Duchess from wikipedia

- leading military commander of a province. In most countries, the word duchess is the female equivalent. Following the reforms of the emperor Diocletian...
- Meghan, Duchess of Sus**** (/ˈmɛɡən/; born Rachel Meghan Markle; August 4, 1981) is an American member of the British royal family and former actress....
- Ethel Margaret Campbell, Duchess of Argyll (née Whigham, formerly Sweeny; 1 December 1912 – 25 July 1993), was a member of the Scottish nobility most...
- Wallis, Duchess of Windsor (born Bessie Wallis Warfield; June 19, 1896 – April 24, 1986), known as Wallis Simpson, was an American socialite and wife...
- Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall LG, GCVO, CSM, PC (born Camilla Rosemary Shand, later Parker Bowles, 17 July 1947) is a member of the British royal family...
- Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, GCVO (born Catherine Elizabeth Middleton; 9 January 1982) is a member of the British royal family. She is married to...
- Duchess is a rank of nobility, the female equivalent of Duke. Duchess may also refer to: Duchess (Alice's Adventures in Wonderland) Lashina, a DC Comics...
- Sarah, Duchess of York (born Sarah Margaret Ferguson; 15 October 1959), is the former wife of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, the second son and third child...
- The Duchess is a 2008 historical drama film directed by Saul Dibb. It is based on Amanda Foreman's biography of the late-18th-century English aristocrat...
- Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire (née Spencer; /dʒɔːrˈdʒeɪnə/ jor-JAY-nə; 7 June 1757 – 30 March 1806), was an English socialite, political...