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 marcgrāve margrave ; see margrave .
- The wife of a margrave.
- A woman with the rank and responsibilities of a margrave.
margrave +"Ž -ine