the wife of a margrave
Origin of margravineDutch markgravin, feminine of markgraaf
- The wife or widow of a margrave.
- Used as a title for such a woman.
Origin of margravineProbably Middle Dutch marcgravinne, feminine of marcgrave, margrave; see margrave.
- The wife of a margrave.
- A woman with the rank and responsibilities of a margrave.
margrave +"Ž -ine