Complete Definition of "duchess"

Image:Anna Amalie.jpg|thumb|right|The Duchess Anna Amalia von Weimar (1795).
English

Pronunciation
IPA|/ËdÊ.tÊÉs/
SAMPA|/"[email protected]/

Noun
en-noun|es

  1. The female ruler of a duchy.
  2. The female spouse or widow of a duke.

Translations

Breton: dugez f
Dutch: hertogin f
Finnish: herttuatar
French: duchesse f
German: Herzogin f
Hungarian: hercegnÅ
Icelandic: hertogaynja f
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Latin: dux f
Lithuanian: hercogienÄ f (wife of duke); hercogÄ f (sovereign female ruler of duchy)
Russian: геÑÑÐ¾Ð³Ð¸Ð½Ñ f
Slovene: vojvodinja f
Spanish: duquesa f
Swedish: hertiginna c

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