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Old 01-24-2009, 05:50 PM
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Titles of Constantijn's Children

According to the Dutch royal website the children of prince Constantijn und princess Laurentien bear the titles: Countess / Count of Orange-Nassau and Jonkvrouwe / Jonkheer van Amsberg. So far, so good.

Now I tried to look Jonkvrouwe / Jonkheer up in a dictionary, but I haven't found a translation so far.
Does anybody know the translation?
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Old 01-24-2009, 06:35 PM
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Jonkheer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Old 01-25-2009, 03:08 PM
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I think it is easiest to compare it with a 'von' in Germany: untitled nobility (like Claus von Amsberg Jonkheer van Amsberg).
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Fair enough but Constantijn's grandchildren should have no title as they are no longer princes of the blood.
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Fair enough but Constantijn's grandchildren should have no title as they are no longer princes of the blood.
They do not have a Princely title,they are Count or Countesses of Orange Nassau.

http://www.koninklijkhuis.nl/english...nd_family.html
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Jonkvrouw means Lady, and Jonkheer means esquire.
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