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Definition of Marquis

Marquis
Marquis Mar"quis, n. [F. marquis, OF. markis, marchis, LL. marchensis; of German origin; cf. G. mark bound, border, march, OHG. marcha. See March border, and cf. Marchioness, Marquee, Marquess.] A nobleman in England, France, and Germany, of a rank next below that of duke. Originally, the marquis was an officer whose duty was to guard the marches or frontiers of the kingdom. The office has ceased, and the name is now a mere title conferred by patent.

Meaning of Marquis 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...
- Marquis is a fetish magazine owned, operated, published and primarily photographed by Peter W. Czernich and Sandra Würdig. Based in Germany, Marquis covers...
- Marquis Devante Teague (born February 28, 1993) is an American professional basketball player for the Memphis Hustle of the NBA G League. He was one of...
- Marquis is a hereditary title of nobility. Marquis may also refer to: Marquis (name), people with the surname or given name Marquis Cor Von, ring name...
- template Infobox automobile is being considered for merging. › The Mercury Marquis is a model line of automobiles that was marketed by the Mercury division...
- Infobox automobile is being considered for merging. › The Mercury Grand Marquis is an automobile that was sold by the Mercury division of Ford Motor Company...
- Infobox noble is being considered for merging. › Donatien Alphonse François, Marquis de Sade (French: [dɔnasjɛ̃ alfɔ̃z fʁɑ̃swa, maʁki də sad]; 2 June 1740 –...
- Marquis Jacori Haynes (born December 16, 1993) is an American football outside linebacker with the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL)...
- Marquis is an American independent comic book series written and illustrated by Guy Davis, released by Oni Press and Dark Horse Comics. The Marquis was...
- Marquis Antwane Daniels (born January 7, 1981) is an American former professional basketball player. He pla**** college basketball at Auburn University...
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