- a French viscount.
Origin of vicomte
< French: viscount
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Examples from the Web for vicomte
I had balanced a little hitherto between the epicier and the Vicomte.
"Je suis philosophe," said the Vicomte, shrugging his shoulders.
"She is very like a boiled sole," answered the Vicomte, with a wry face.
He was making his preparations while he spoke, and never looked at the Vicomte.The Slave Of The Lamp
Henry Seton Merriman
But the Vicomte crossed rapidly to the window and looked out.Bardelys the Magnificent
feminine vicomtesse (French vikɔ̃tɛs)
- a French noble holding a rank corresponding to that of a British viscount or viscountess
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