vicomtesse

vicomtesse

[vee-kawn-tes]
noun, plural vicomtesses [vee-kawn-tes] .
the wife or widow of a vicomte; a French viscountess.

Origin:
< French, equivalent to vicomte viscount + -esse -ess

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vicomte or (feminine) vicomtesse (French vikɔ̃t, French vikɔ̃tɛs)
 
n
a French noble holding a rank corresponding to that of a British viscount or viscountess
 
vicomtesse or (feminine) vicomtesse
 
n

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