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What is the difference between duchy and limburg?

duchy | limburg |

What is the difference between viscount and duchy?

viscount | duchy | Related terms |

Viscount is a related term of duchy.


As nouns the difference between viscount and duchy

is that viscount is a member of the peerage above a baron but below a count or earl while duchy is a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

What is the difference between marquess and duchy?

marquess | duchy | Related terms |

Marquess is a related term of duchy.


As nouns the difference between marquess and duchy

is that marquess is a title of nobility, ranking beneath a duke and above an earl while duchy is a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

What is the difference between marquessate and duchy?

marquessate | duchy | Related terms |

Marquessate is a related term of duchy.


As nouns the difference between marquessate and duchy

is that marquessate is the territory of a marquess, margrave or person of comparable rank while duchy is a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

What is the difference between march and duchy?

march | duchy | Related terms |

March is a related term of duchy.


As nouns the difference between march and duchy

is that march is a formal, rhythmic way of walking, used especially by soldiers, bands and in ceremonies or march can be a border region, especially one originally set up to defend a boundary while duchy is a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

As a verb march

is to walk with long, regular strides, as a soldier does or march can be to have common borders or frontiers.

What is the difference between ducal and duchy?

ducal | duchy |

Ducal is a related term of duchy.


As a adjective ducal

is of or pertaining to a duke, a duchess, or the duchy or dukedom they hold.

As a noun duchy is

a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

What is the difference between county and duchy?

county | duchy |

County is a related term of duchy.


As nouns the difference between county and duchy

is that county is (historical) the land ruled by a count or a countess while duchy is a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

What is the difference between bishop and duchy?

bishop | duchy | Related terms |

Bishop is a related term of duchy.


As nouns the difference between bishop and duchy

is that bishop is a high ranking official in the catholic church who governs a diocese, or a similar official in other denominations and religions (occasionally abbreviated as when used as a title) while duchy is a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

As a verb bishop

is to admit into the church by confirmation; to confirm or bishop can be (obsolete) to make (a horse) seem younger, by cutting its teeth short, then scooping out an oval cavity in the corner nippers and burning it black with a hot iron.

What is the difference between barony and duchy?

barony | duchy | Related terms |

Barony is a related term of duchy.


As nouns the difference between barony and duchy

is that barony is a dominion ruled by a baron or baroness, often part of a larger kingdom or empire while duchy is a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

What is the difference between kingdom and duchy?

kingdom | duchy |


As nouns the difference between kingdom and duchy

is that kingdom is a nation having as supreme ruler a king and/or queen while duchy is a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

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