dauphiness

dauphiness

[daw-fi-nis]
noun

Origin:
1540–50; earlier daulphiness. See dauphin, -ess


See -ess.
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dauphine or dauphiness (ˈdɔːfiːn, dɔːˈfiːn, French dofin, ˈdɔːfɪnɪs)
 
n
French history the wife of a dauphin
 
dauphiness or dauphiness
 
n

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