Duchesses (noblewomen)

European noblewomen holding a duchy, or who are the wives or widows of dukes, ranking highest in the peerage.

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19489
Names
duchesses
duchesses (noblewomen)
duchess
duchesses'
duchess's
hertoginnen Dutch
hertogin Dutch
duquesa Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300156290. The J. Paul Getty Trust.