- the wife of a landgrave.
- a woman of the rank of a landgrave.
Origin of landgravine
1675–85; < Dutch landgravin, feminine of landgraaf landgrave
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Examples from the Web for landgravine
In regard to the "Landgravine of Darmstadt," notice these points.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XXI. (of XXI.)
Then the Landgrave himself, the Landgravine, with their gentlemen and ladies, troop into the hall.The Mercenary
W. J. Eccott
The virtuous Landgravine kept her word, but could effect nothing.
The Landgravine smiled and said, I see well you take me for another than I am.
Here it was the Kur Furst of this; and there the Landgravine of that.The Dodd Family Abroad, Vol. I.(of II)
Charles James Lever
- the wife or widow of a landgrave
- a woman who held the rank of landgrave
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