Dictionary of the word “Duchess”

Meaning of the word

The word “duchess” is a feminine noun that refers to the wife of a duke, a noble title of high hierarchy in the nobility.

Origin of the word

The word “duchess” originates in the Latin “duca”, which means “leader” or “commander”. The term was introduced in the Portuguese language through the French “Duchesse”.

Word adverbs

There are no specific adverbs related to the word “duchess”.

Conjunctions of the word

There are no specific conjunctions related to the word “duchess”.

Synonyms of the word

Some words that can be used as synonyms of “Duchess” are: Princess, Marquise, Countess.

Word Definitions

  1. Wife of a Duke;
  2. Woman who has the noble title of Duchess.

Phrases that the word applies

1. The Duchess was elegantly dressed for the royal ball.

2. The Duchess received the guests with very courtesy and elegance.

Examples of the word in text

1. Duchess Maria was crowned queen after the king’s death.

2. The Duchess of Cambridge is known for her sophisticated style.

Rhymes with the word

1. Princess

2. Marquise

3. Countess

Anagrams with the word

No anagrams were found with the word “duchess”.

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