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Meaning of DUKEDOM

Pronunciation:  'dookdum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the domain controlled by a duke or duchess
  2. [n]  the dignity or rank or position of a duke
 

DUKEDOM is a 7 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: duchy
 
 See Also: demesne, domain, land, rank

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Duke"dom\, n.
1. The territory of a duke.

2. The title or dignity of a duke. --Shak.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ally, archduchy, archdukedom, baronetcy, barony, body politic, buffer state, captive nation, chieftaincy, chieftainry, city-state, colony, commonweal, commonwealth, country, county, domain, dominion, duchy, earldom, empery, empire, free city, grand duchy, kingdom, kingship, knight-errantship, knighthood, ladyship, land, lordship, mandant, mandate, mandated territory, mandatee, mandatory, marquisate, nation, nationality, pashadom, polis, polity, possession, power, princedom, princeship, principality, principate, protectorate, province, puppet government, puppet regime, queenship, realm, republic, satellite, seignioralty, seigniory, seneschalty, settlement, sovereign nation, state, sultanate, superpower, territory, toparchia, toparchy, viscountcy, viscountship, viscounty
 

 

 

 

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