marquis

noun
mar·​quis | \ ˈmär-kwəs How to pronounce marquis (audio) , mär-ˈkē\

variant spelling of

1 : a nobleman of hereditary rank in Europe and Japan
2 : a member of the British peerage ranking below a duke and above an earl

Marquis

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Mar·​quis | \ ˈmär-kwəs How to pronounce Marquis (audio) \

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Donald Robert Perry 1878–1937 American humorist

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