meaning of baroness

baroness meaning in General Dictionary

A barons partner also a lady whom holds the baronial name in her own right given that Baroness Burdett Coutts

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  • a noblewoman just who keeps the ranking of baron or who is the spouse or widow of a baron
  • A baron's spouse; additionally, a girl which keeps the baronial name in her very own right; as, the Baroness Burdett-Coutts.

baroness meaning in Etymology Dictionary

very early 15c., from Old French barnesse "lady of quality, noblewoman" (in addition, ironically, "woman of reasonable morals, slut") or Medieval Latin baronissa (see baron).


baroness - German to English

baroness [baron's daughter]


baroness meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A baron's partner; in addition, a girl which keeps the baronial name in her own own right; because, the Burdett-Coutts.


Sentence Examples with the word baroness

ANGELA GEORGINA BURDETT-COUTS, BARONESS BURDETT-COUTTS (1814-1906), English philanthropist, youngest daughter of Sir Francis Burdett, was born on the 2 ist of April 1814.

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