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Author Topic: Where does the title 'Marquess' come from? What does it mean?  (Read 372 times)

Offline P-Kasso2

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And not only that, how many marquesses and marchionesses are there left? But most important, where does the title 'Marquess' come from? It doesn't sound English. What does it mean?
« Last Edit: 14 May, 2018, 01:54:22 PM by P-Kasso2 »
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Is it to do with tents?  :P

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Is it to do with tents?  :P

Er? To do with 'tents'? Call me dim but I don't get it. Is that present tents or past tents? Could you please explain it a bit further Siasl?
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The Marquess's husband is a Marquee, isn't it? :)

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The Marquess's husband is a Marquee, isn't it? :)

Boy am I slow! Got it now. I think I'd better award that a posthumurous  Gd_pst
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