marquess

Marquess vs Lord - What's the difference?

marquess | lord |


As nouns the difference between marquess and lord

is that marquess is a title of nobility, ranking beneath a duke and above an earl while lord is (label) the master of the servants of a household; (label) the master of a feudal manor.

As a verb lord is

domineer or act like a lord.

Marquise vs Marquess - What's the difference?

marquise | marquess | Related terms |

Marquise is a related term of marquess.


As nouns the difference between marquise and marquess

is that marquise is a marchioness, especially one who is french while marquess is a title of nobility, ranking beneath a duke and above an earl.

Marchioness vs Marquess - What's the difference?

marchioness | marquess |

Marchioness is a related term of marquess.


As nouns the difference between marchioness and marquess

is that marchioness is the wife of a marquess while marquess is a title of nobility, ranking beneath a duke and above an earl.

Marquis vs Marquess - What's the difference?

marquis | marquess | Alternative forms |

Marquess is an alternative form of marquis.

Marquis is an alternative form of marquess.


As nouns the difference between marquis and marquess

is that marquis is a nobleman in england, france, and germany, of a rank next below that of duke, but above a count originally, the marquis was an officer whose duty was to guard the marches or frontiers of the kingdom the office has ceased, and the name is now a mere title conferred by patent while marquess is a title of nobility, ranking beneath a duke and above an earl.

What is the difference between marquess and earl?

marquess | earl |


As nouns the difference between marquess and earl

is that marquess is a title of nobility, ranking beneath a duke and above an earl while earl is a british nobleman next in rank above a viscount and below a marquess; equivalent to a european count a female using the style is termed a countess.

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 marquess and duke?

marquess | duke |

Marquess is a coordinate term of duke.


As nouns the difference between marquess and duke

is that marquess is a title of nobility, ranking beneath a duke and above an earl while duke is the male ruler of a duchy (compare duchess ).

As a verb duke is

to hit or beat with the fists.

What is the difference between marquess and march?

marquess | march |


As nouns the difference between marquess and march

is that marquess is a title of nobility, ranking beneath a duke and above an earl while march is a formal, rhythmic way of walking, used especially by soldiers, bands and in ceremonies or march can be {{context|now|_|archaic|historical|lang=en}} a border region, especially one originally set up to defend a boundary.

As a verb march is

to walk with long, regular strides, as a soldier does or march can be {{context|intransitive|lang=en}} to have common borders or frontiers.

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