- counting chamber,
- counting house,
- counting number,
- counting room
Origin of countess
Examples from the Web for countess
Kate - known as the Countess of Strathearn when north of the border - wore £425 blue and grey coat by British label Moloh.
Just look at their company: Countess LuAnn, Steve Harvey, Jessica Seinfeld, Paris Hilton.
Also present were Andrew and his daughter Princess Beatrice, and the Earl and Countess of Wessex.
The Royal visit by the Earl and Countess of Wessex to the territory raised tensions in Spain.Edward's Visit to Gibraltar Stirs Up Spanish Anger|Tom Sykes|June 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The Countess deftly steered the lifeboat, a resolute and unlikely vision in her ermine and pearls.The Titanic’s Haute Heroine: The Countess of Rothes|Elizabeth Kaye|April 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
As the light flashed on the face of the countess, Peretori could see that she was visibly disturbed.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
Countess Ammiani obtained her consent that she would not quit her side.Vittoria, Complete|George Meredith
The countess bounded up on the sofa and the duke wiped his forehead with his handkerchief.The Mesmerist's Victim|Alexandre Dumas
I heard that this lady' (bowing to the Countess) 'was his daughter.'Evan Harrington, Complete|George Meredith
The countess fell back a step, and stared at the abbé, her face all astonishment.Black Diamonds|Mr Jkai
mid-12c., adopted in Anglo-French for "the wife of an earl," from Medieval Latin cometissa, fem. of Latin comes "count" (see count (n.)).