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Marquis

Mar´quis
n.1.A nobleman in England, France, and Germany, of a rank next below that of duke. Originally, the marquis was an officer whose duty was to guard the marches or frontiers of the kingdom. The office has ceased, and the name is now a mere title conferred by patent.
Noun1.Marquis - humorist who wrote about the imaginary life of cockroaches (1878-1937)
2.marquis - nobleman (in various countries) ranking above a count
Synonyms: marquess
Brahman, archduke, aristocrat, armiger, baron, baronet, blue blood, count, daimio, duke, earl, esquire, gentleman, grand duke, grandee, hidalgo, lace-curtain, laird, landgrave, lord, lordling, magnate, magnifico, margrave, noble, nobleman, optimate, palsgrave, patrician, peer, seigneur, seignior, silk-stocking, squire, swell, thoroughbred, upper-cruster, viscount, waldgrave
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Marquis de Lafayette
Marquis de Laplace
Marquis de Sade
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Marquise
Marquise de Maintenon
Marquise de Montespan
Marquise de Pompdour
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