duchy

noun \ ˈdə-chē \

Definition of duchy

plural duchies
1 :the territory of a duke or duchess :dukedom
2 :special domain

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Origin and Etymology of duchy

Middle English duche, from Anglo-French duché, from duc


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duchy

noun

Definition of duchy for English Language Learners

  • : an area of land that is controlled by a duke or duchess


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