Name: Marquise

Origin and Meaning of the Name Marquise

  • Meaning:
    Lady of the marches; noble rank
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    Respelling of Marquis
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    (mar KEYS)
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Miscellaneous Info for Marquise

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
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    Principally used in the US.
    Used by some as a male name and a variant spelling of Marquis, a nobility title.
    A marquise is a French noblewoman ranking above a countess and below a duchess, and is usually the wife of a marquis. The British equivalent is a marchioness.

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