Translation of countess in Spanish:


condesa, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkaʊn(t)əs//ˈkaʊntɛs/


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    condesa feminine
    Countess Spencer la condesa de Spencer
    • In 1902, Mercy dArgenteau, the Princess de Montyglyon, a Belgian countess and hereditary princess of the Holy Roman Empire, journeyed to St. Petersburg, Russia.
    • He died in comparative poverty, but was buried in Westminster Abbey, where Lady Anne Clifford, countess of Dorset, paid for his handsome monument.
    • As already noted, the king sent two countesses, two knights, four ladies and Sir Marmaduke Darell, as paymaster, to meet the royal family as they entered England, and to bring them south.
    • On a hillside in leafy Caucade, within spitting distance of Nice airport, is the last home of poets, princes, and countesses, all of them Russian.
    • I love going to court parties, but they are rarely formal, and are only for lesser barons and countesses, not official King's court balls.
    • Among those attending that year were the Duke and Duchess of Ancaster, the Duke and Duchess of Gordon, and all manner of countesses, earls, colonels and honourables.