contesse

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • Rhymes: -esse
  • Stress: contésse

Noun[edit]

contesse f pl

  1. plural of contessa

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • Rhymes: -ɛsse
  • Stress: contèsse

Verb[edit]

contesse

  1. third-person singular present indicative of contessere

Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

contesse f (plural contesses)

  1. countess (wife of a count)

Descendants[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

conte +‎ -esse.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. countess (wife of a count)

Descendants[edit]