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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. mahr-KEE(English)
MAHR-kwəs(English)
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Meaning & History

From a noble title that derives from the Old French word marche "march, borderland". The title originally referred to someone who ruled on the borderlands of a realm.
VariantsMarques, Marquise
Feminine FormMarquita

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