lielhercogs

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Latvian[edit]

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 Lielhercogs on Latvian Wikipedia
Anrī Albērs, Luksemburgas lielhercogs (2009)

Etymology[edit]

From liels(big, great) +‎ hercogs(duke), as a calque of other similarly formed terms: German Großherzog (from groß(big, great) and Herzog(duke)), English grand duke (from French grand-duc), etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lielhercogs m (1st declension, feminine form: lielhercogiene)

  1. grand duke (nobility title, above duke and under archduke; corresponding nobleman)
    Anrī Albērs ir pašreizējais Luksemburgas lielhercogs‎ ― Henri Albert is the current grand duke of Luxembourg

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nobility titles: