Definition of Marquess. Meaning of Marquess. Synonyms of Marquess

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Definition of Marquess

Marquess
Marquess Mar"quess, n. [Cf. Sp. marques. See Marquis.] A marquis. Lady marquess, a marchioness. [Obs.] --Shak.

Meaning of Marquess from wikipedia

- A marquess (UK: /ˈmɑːrkwɪs/; French: marquis, [mɑʁki]) is a nobleman of high hereditary rank in various European peerages and in those of some of their...
- Marquess of Winchester is a title in the Peerage of England that was created in 1551 for the prominent statesman William Paulet, 1st Earl of Wiltshire...
- Marquess of Anglesey (Welsh: Ardalydd Môn) is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1815 for Henry Paget, 2nd Earl of Uxbridge...
- Alexander George Thynn, 7th Marquess of Bath (6 May 1932 – 4 April 2020), styled Viscount Weymouth between 1946 and 1992, was a British aristocratic landowner...
- Marquess of Ely, of the County of Wexford, is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. It was created in 1800 for Charles Loftus, 1st Earl of Ely. He was born...
- Marquess of Londonderry, of the County of Londonderry (/ˈlʌndənˌdreɪ/ lun-dən-DREE), is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. The title was created in 1816...
- Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis, KG, PC (31 December 1738 – 5 October 1805), styled Viscount Brome between 1753 and 1762 and known as The Earl...
- Marquess of Salisbury is a title in the Peerage of Great Britain. It was created in 1789 for the 7th Earl of Salisbury. Most of the holders of the title...
- Marquess of Ailsa, of the Isle of Ailsa in the County of Ayr, is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created on 10 September 1831 for...
- Marquess of Lansdowne is a title in the Peerage of Great Britain created in 1784, and held by the head of the Petty-FitzMaurice family. The first Marquess...
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