Definition of marchesa in English:

marchesa

Line breaks: mar|chesa
Pronunciation: /mɑːˈkeɪzə
 
, marˈkeza/

noun (plural marchese /mɑːˈkeɪzeɪ, marˈkeze/)

  • An Italian marchioness.
    More example sentences
    • For the first three decades of the twentieth century, the fabled Marchesa Luisa Casati (1881-1957) triumphed as the brightest star in European society.
    • Marchesa Casati presently has three descendants, Lady Moorea Hastings and her sons.

Origin

Italian, feminine of marchese.

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