noun, plural com·tesses [kawn-tes] /kɔ̃ˈtɛs/. French.
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She was sister of the Comtesse d'Olonne, very rich and a widow.The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete
Duc de Saint-Simon
The Comtesse du Nord was not at first so successful with the Queen.
Not for a moment did the comtesse allow her darling to be out of her arms.
It took her five years to become a Comtesse, but at length she gained her point.Artists' Wives
"I am bringing him into the city for the comtesse to try," he said.The Rose of Old St. Louis