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British Noble Ranks

Guess the male and female noble ranks used in the United Kingdom.
Not including knights or other orders of chivalry
Last updated: February 09, 2016
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Male
Female
Sovereign
King
Queen
Peerage
Duke
Duchess
Marquess
Marchioness
Earl
Countess
Viscount
Viscountess
Baron
Baroness
Other hereditary
Baronet
Baronetess
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level 70
Feb 27, 2016
King and Queen are not noble ranks! They are royalty. From Wikipedia, under "British Nobility": The Sovereign is considered the fount of honour, and as "the fountain and source of all dignities, they cannot hold a dignity [a noble rank] from him/herself".
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level 57
Apr 9, 2016
That is entirely correct, and I thought the difference between royalty and nobility was common knowledge. Also in royalty is Prince/Princess.
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level 56
May 9, 2016
A prince can't be royalty since they are not the source of nobility. Prince is equivalent in rank to Duke. Princes just have a claim to the throne.
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level 67
May 9, 2016
Pretty sure they call female Earls Earlinas.
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level 59
May 9, 2016
I tried that several times too, before trying "countess" as a general guess and having it fill in for me.
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level 53
Sep 30, 2017
never .it is countess.
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level 39
Jul 8, 2018
...earlasses...
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level 29
Nov 16, 2018
earlette?
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level 26
May 26, 2016
Just added ess to all the male ones and got them all except countess
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level 64
Sep 17, 2016
I'm American and I beat 90.2% of test takers with an 11. You British people need to try harder.
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level 46
May 29, 2017
Us UK people think it's all a load of rubbish, and feel embarrassed by it all.
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level 72
Feb 28, 2018
Pretty much
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level 61
Nov 16, 2018
Speak for yourself!
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level 54
Nov 16, 2018
I think it's a load of rubbish, but I don't really feel embarrassed by it. Why should I assume responsibility for those who Lord it over me (literally in the House of Lords in many cases)? I would just get rid of it all, with the exception of the monarchy.
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level 75
Dec 21, 2017
All I know I learned from Downton Abbey
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level 63
Mar 31, 2018
This! Plus Jane Austen's books.
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level 39
Jul 8, 2018
...jane austin hardly ever mentions nobility other than lords and ladies and the odd earl here and there...with a duke thrown in for good measure...