A count palatine.
More example sentences
- The palsgrave of Lorraine, who had his seat at Aachen, was later esteemed the foremost in rank.
- Frederick Count Palatine of the Rhine, called the Palsgrave, then came into England, to marry the Lady Elizabeth, King James's Daughter.
mid 16th century: from early modern Dutch paltsgrave, from palts 'palatinate' + grave 'count'.
Definition of palsgrave in:
- The US English dictionary