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vicomte

(French vikɔ̃t) or feminine

vicomtesse

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a French noble holding a rank corresponding to that of a British viscount or viscountess

vi•comte

(viˈkɔ̃t)

n., pl. -comtes (-ˈkɔ̃t)
a French viscount.
[1785–95; < French: viscount]
References in classic literature ?
"Yes, but understand me; not being of a race of historic fame, like the De Courcys, who were content to be plain sirs, or the Rohans, who didn't wish to be dukes, all these people, who are all either vicomtes or comtes go before me at church in all the ceremonies, and I can say nothing to them.
(9.) "Vicomtes de Bearn 1173-1310 (Montcada)," available at http://fmg.ac/, accessed 11 February 2013 (Foundations for Medieval Genealogy): The contract between "domini Gastonis ...
COLLET, JEAN-PHILIPPE, Les vicomtes de Thouars face aux Plantagenet (1158-1242): pouvoir, alliances et identite aristocratique en Poitou, memoria de DEA inedita, Universite de Poitiers, 2000.
Jalons pour une enquete sur les sceaux vicomtaux du Midi (XIIe-XIIIe siecles)>>, en Debax, Helene (ED.), Vicomtes et vicomtes au Moyen Age, Actas del coloquio de Albi (6-8 octobre 2006), Toulouse, 2008 (pp.
AURELL, L'Empire des Plantagenet, 1154-1224, Perrin, Paris, 2002, y COLLET, J.-P, Les vicomtes de Thouars face aux Plantagenet (1158-1242) : pouvoir, alliances et identtite aristocratique en Poitou, Memoria de DEA inedita, Universite de Poitiers, 2000.
15 svocitem (vicomtes) 5 iec (ice) 121 lnewgda (wangled), owl, nicer, fie, wet, age, med) 9 tiecrna (certain) 11 ittiecrna (intricate) 156 eprslud (slurped, lowed, crepitation, fried, wites, gavel, odeum, bayed) 149 rsuatni (nutrias, growled, petrifactions, figured, waiters, voltage, eudemon, beadily) 6 nuh (hun) 10 aby (bay, la) 15 re (re, glowered) 35 hm (hm, waterish, megavolt) 16 ro (or, diablery) 1725 oneznuhxabyxpoe (oxyphenbutazone, prettifications, xu) Total 2275 STEPHEN C.
84 vocitem (vicomte) 401 sonjsvocitembin (nonobjectivisms) 121 wrfeaey (freeway, if, et, ac, me, by, rice) 137 dadivoe (avoided, wold, carnie, deft, wite, gave, dome, abye) 11 ttiecma (interact) 69 iolabua (aboulia, recitation) 179 gfgroel (flogger, glowed, petrifaction fridge, writes, lovage, meoued, belady) 10 uh (uh, hi) 15 by (by, ba, by) 8 po (op, pa) 5 crc (rec) 21 ahm (ham, argufied) 1493 eaukcreiahmqrot (microearthquake, petrifications, queendom) Total 2554
(3) In addition to Dominique Barthelemy, La Societi dans le comte de Vendome de l'an mil au [XIV.sup.e] siecle (Paris, 1993), see Claudie Duhamel-Amado, `La Famille aristocratique languedocienne: parente et patrimoine dans les vicomtes de Beziers et d'Agde (900-1170)' (these de doctorat d'Etat, Paris Sorbonne, 1995).