What does duchess mean?

Definitions for duchess
ˈdʌtʃ ɪsduchess

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. duchess(noun)

    the wife of a duke or a woman holding ducal title in her own right

Wiktionary

  1. duchess(Noun)

    The female spouse or widow of a duke.

  2. duchess(Noun)

    The female ruler of a duchy (where women can reign).

  3. duchess(Verb)

    to court or curry favour for political or business advantage; to flatter obsequiously.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Duchess(noun)

    the wife or widow of a duke; also, a lady who has the sovereignty of a duchy in her own right

  2. Origin: [F. duchesse, fr. duc duke.]

Freebase

  1. Duchess

    Duchess is a village in southern Alberta, Canada, located north of Brooks, across from Trans-Canada Highway, in the County of Newell. The village was named for Duchess Louise Marguerite. It is mainly a ranching community.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. duchess

    The feminine of Dutchman.

How to pronounce duchess?

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    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of duchess in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of duchess in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of duchess in a Sentence

  1. Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia:

    This is to state that I am convinced that Mrs Anderson or Tchiakovsky is an imposter. I believe in the statement my sister the Grand Duchess Olga, made in 1925 that this woman was not Anastasia.

  2. Kensington Palace:

    The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry and members of both families have been informed and are delighted with the news, her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well.

  3. Buckingham Palace:

    Their Royal Highnesses have taken a personal decision to keep the plans around the arrival of their baby private, the Duke and Duchess look forward to sharing the exciting news with everyone once they have had an opportunity to celebrate privately as a new family.

  4. John Webster:

    Cover her face. Mine eyes dazzle. She died young - Duchess. Act 4, Sc.2.

  5. Kensington Palace:

    The Queen has today been pleased to confer a Dukedom on Prince Henry of Wales, his titles will be Duke of Sussex, Earl of Dumbarton and Baron Kilkeel. Prince Harry thus becomes His Royal Highness The Duke of Sussex, and Ms. Meghan Markle on marriage will become Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex.

Images & Illustrations of duchess

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