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Definition of Marchioness

Marchioness
Marchioness Mar"chion*ess, n. [LL. marchionissa, fr. marchio a marquis. See Marquis.] The wife or the widow of a marquis; a woman who has the rank and dignity of a marquis. --Spelman.

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- Marquesses and marchionesses have occasionally appeared in works of fiction. For examples of fictional marquesses and marchionesses, see List of fictional...
- The Marchioness disaster was a collision between two vessels on the River Thames in London in the early hours of 20 August 1989, which resulted in the...
- A marchioness is a noblewoman with the rank of marquess, or the wife of a marquess. Marchioness may also refer to: Marchioness (ship), a brigantine which...
- Emma Clare Thynn, Marchioness of Bath (née McQuiston; born 26 March 1986) is a British socialite and fashion model. She is married to Ceawlin Thynn, 8th...
- Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine, later Victoria Mountbatten, Marchioness of ****ord Haven (Victoria Alberta Elisabeth Mathilde Marie; 5 April...
- phrases as lady marquess; the modern distinction, by which the wife is marchioness, was imported from Latin in her daughter's reign. The OED and The Complete...
- Cecil Rosemary Pratt, Marchioness Camden (née Pawle; 9 May 1921 – 27 February 2004) was a British socialite and artist, best known as the first wife of...
- The Making of a Marchioness is a 1901 novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. It was followed by a sequel, The Methods of Lady Walderhurst, but both have been...
- Marchioness of Reading may refer to: Alice Isaacs, Marchioness of Reading (c.1866–1930), first wife of the 1st Marquess Stella Isaacs, Marchioness of Reading...
- Kathleen Agnes Cavendish, Marchioness of Hartington (née Kennedy; February 20, 1920 – May 13, 1948), also known as "Kick" Kennedy, was an American socialite...
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