Marchionesses

Noblewomen in Europe and Japan, specifically those of the second rank of the nobility of various European countries, or the wives or widows of marquises, ranking immediately below duchesses and above countesses.

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28907
Names
marchionesses
marchioness
marchioness'
marchionesses'
marquionesses
marquises
markiezinnen Dutch
markiezin Dutch
marquesa Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300258438. The J. Paul Getty Trust.