Definitions for viscountcy

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vis•countˈvaɪˌkaʊnt(n.)(pl.)

  1. a nobleman next below an earl or count and next above a baron.

    Category: Western History

Origin of viscount:

1350–1400; ME viscounte < AF; OF visconte (F vicomte) =visvice3+countecount2

vis′count•cy(n.)-cies.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. viscountcy, viscounty(noun)

    the dignity or rank or position of a viscount or viscountess

  2. viscountcy(noun)

    the title of a viscount

Webster Dictionary

  1. Viscountcy(noun)

    the dignity or jurisdiction of a viscount

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