Origin of viscountess
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Examples from the Web for viscountess
It was the Viscountess, and not Grog Davis's daughter, he saw before him.Davenport Dunn, Volume 2 (of 2)
Charles James Lever
But if the countess is to lose her husband, she ought to lose him to a viscountess, at least.Tancred
They wondered 'why the Lavigne did not star on the programme as a Viscountess?'The Dop Doctor
Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
"Do as you please, then," returned the Viscountess, laughing.
The Viscountess started, and avoided meeting her cousin's eye.
- the wife or widow of a viscount
- a woman who holds the rank of viscount in her own right
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