Alderman vs Aldermaness - What's the difference?

alderman | aldermaness |


As a proper noun alderman

is .

As a noun aldermaness is

(rare) a female alderman; an alderwoman.

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alderman

English

Noun

(aldermen)
  • A member of several municipal legislative bodies in a city or town.
  • A half-crown coin; its value, 30 pence.
  • *1859 ,
  • *:Half-a-crown'' is known as an (alderman), (half a bull), (half a tusheroon), and a (madza caroon); whilst a ''crown'' piece, or ''five shillings , may be called either a (bull), or a (caroon), or a (cartwheel), or a (coachwheel), or a (thick-un), or a (tusheroon).
  • .
  • Synonyms

    * baillie (Scotland )

    aldermaness

    English

    Noun

    (es)
  • (rare) A female alderman; an alderwoman.