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What are earls and dukes?

Earls and dukes are titles of the aristocracy in Europe. Although the hierarchy varies between countries, the order of precedence in the UK is: Duke Marquis Earl Viscount Ba (MORE)

Is Duke University in North Carolina named after Doris Duke?

No, Duke University was named by James Buchanan Duke in honor of  his father, Washington Duke. Doris Duke, however, was James Duke's  daughter and was highly affiliated with (MORE)

What is the opposite of a duke?

Duke doesn't really have an opposite. If you mean the wife of a duke, that is a duchess.
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What is the difference between a duke and an arch-duke?

A duke holds control over a piece of land, kind of like a sector. An Arch- Duke holds control over a larger piece of land, basically a domain, which is usually made up of sect (MORE)

What does the song 'East Northumberland High' mean?

It was the high school that the writer of the song, Samantha Moore went to in Ontario. SONG MEANING Background of song (who wrote it, why, when): Miley Cyrus Song references (MORE)

What is a Duke?

AnswerA Duke is the highest level of the peerage. The Royal Dukes, currently are Charles, Prince of Wales, Duke of Cornwall Prince Andrew, Duke of York Prince Philip, Duke o (MORE)

What are daisy dukes?

Daisy Dukes are REALLY short and tight cutoff jeans shorts. Click the link to see how Catherine Bach sports her Daisy Dukes. Daisy Dukes are brief, tight-fitting short shorts (MORE)

What is the Daughter of a duke?

Usually, she's The Lady Firstname Surname. If she's the heir-presumptive to her father's dukedom, and if the dukedom is Scottish, she might be The Mistress of
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Is Duke expensive?

The estimated tuition for Duke is $44,000 (not including room, board and other expenses). According to the university website, the estimated cost of attending is around $59,00 (MORE)
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Is a duke a female?

No, the word duke is a gender noun for a male; the gender noun for a female is duchess. Additional information: On rare occasions a woman can hold the title in her own right (MORE)