contesse

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /konˈtes.se/
  • Rhymes: -esse
  • Hyphenation: con‧tés‧se

NounEdit

contesse f pl

  1. plural of contessa

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /konˈtɛs.se/
  • Rhymes: -ɛsse
  • Hyphenation: con‧tès‧se

VerbEdit

contesse

  1. third-person singular present indicative of contessere

Middle FrenchEdit

NounEdit

contesse f (plural contesses)

  1. countess (wife of a count)

DescendantsEdit

  • French: comtesse

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

conte +‎ -esse.

NounEdit

contesse f (oblique plural contesses, nominative singular contesse, nominative plural contesses)

  1. countess (wife of a count)

DescendantsEdit