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countess

noun [C] uk   /ˈkaʊn.tes/  us   /-t̬əs/
a woman of high social rank, or the wife of a count or earl : the Countess of Abingdon
Translations of “countess”
in Korean 여자 백작, 백작 부인…
in Arabic كونتيسة…
in Portuguese condessa…
in Catalan comtessa…
in Japanese 伯爵(はくしゃく)夫人…
in Italian contessa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 女伯爵, 伯爵夫人…
in Russian графиня…
in Turkish kontes…
in Chinese (Simplified) 女伯爵, 伯爵夫人…
in Polish hrabina…
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