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Grandee vs. Title

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The main difference between Grandee and Title is that the Grandee is a official aristocratic title conferred on some Spanish and Portuguese nobility and Title is a prefix or suffix added to someone's name in certain contexts

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  • Grandee (noun)

    A high-ranking nobleman in Spain or Portugal. from 1590s

  • Grandee (noun)

    A person of high rank.

    "magnate"

  • Title (noun)

    A prefix (honorific) or suffix (post-nominal) added to a person's name to signify either veneration, official position or a professional or academic qualification. See also :Category:Titles

  • Title (noun)

    Legal right to ownership of a property; a deed or other certificate proving this.

    "a good title to an estate, or an imperfect title"

  • Title (noun)

    In canon law, that by which a beneficiary holds a benefice.

  • Title (noun)

    A church to which a priest was ordained, and where he was to reside.

  • Title (noun)

    The name of a book, film, musical piece, painting, or other work of art.

    "I know the singer's name, but not the title of the song."

  • Title (noun)

    A publication.

    "The retailer carries thousands of titles."

    "Buyers of the new video game console can choose from three bundled titles."

  • Title (noun)

    A section or division of a subject, as of a law or a book.

  • Title (noun)

    A written title, credit, or caption shown with a film, video, or performance.

    "The titles scrolled by too quickly to read."

  • Title (noun)

    The panel for the name, between the bands of the back of a book.

  • Title (noun)

    The subject of a writing; a short phrase that summarizes the entire topic.

  • Title (noun)

    A division of an Parliament.

    "Title II of the USA PATRIOT Act"

  • Title (noun)

    The recognition given to the winner of a championship in sports.

  • Title (verb)

    To assign a title to; to entitle.

Wiktionary
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Oxford Dictionary
  • Grandee (noun)

    A man of elevated rank or station; a nobleman. In Spain, a nobleman of the first rank, who may be covered in the king's presence.

  • Title (noun)

    An inscription put over or upon anything as a name by which it is known.

  • Title (noun)

    The inscription in the beginning of a book, usually containing the subject of the work, the author's and publisher's names, the date, etc.

  • Title (noun)

    The panel for the name, between the bands of the back of a book.

  • Title (noun)

    A section or division of a subject, as of a law, a book, specif. (Roman & Canon Laws), a chapter or division of a law book.

  • Title (noun)

    An appellation of dignity, distinction, or preëminence (hereditary or acquired), given to persons, as duke marquis, honorable, esquire, etc.

  • Title (noun)

    A name; an appellation; a designation.

  • Title (noun)

    That which constitutes a just cause of exclusive possession; that which is the foundation of ownership of property, real or personal; a right; as, a good title to an estate, or an imperfect title.

  • Title (noun)

    A church to which a priest was ordained, and where he was to reside.

  • Title

    To call by a title; to name; to entitle.

Webster Dictionary
  • Grandee (noun)

    a nobleman of highest rank in Spain or Portugal

  • Title (noun)

    a heading that names a statute or legislative bill; may give a brief summary of the matters it deals with;

    "Title 8 provided federal help for schools"

  • Title (noun)

    the name of a work of art or literary composition etc.;

    "he looked for books with the word `jazz' in the title"

    "he refused to give titles to his paintings"

    "I can never remember movie titles"

  • Title (noun)

    a general or descriptive heading for a section of a written work;

    "the novel had chapter titles"

  • Title (noun)

    the status of being a champion;

    "he held the title for two years"

  • Title (noun)

    a legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a transfer of property and to show the legal right to possess it;

    "he signed the deed"

    "he kept the title to his car in the glove compartment"

  • Title (noun)

    an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. Mr. or General;

    "the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title"

  • Title (noun)

    an established or recognized right;

    "a strong legal claim to the property"

    "he had no documents confirming his title to his father's estate"

    "he staked his claim"

  • Title (noun)

    (usually plural) written material introduced into a movie or TV show to give credits or represent dialogue or explain an action;

    "the titles go by faster than I can read"

  • Title (noun)

    an appellation signifying nobility;

    "`your majesty' is the appropriate title to use in addressing a king"

  • Title (noun)

    an informal right to something;

    "his claim on her attentions"

    "his title to fame"

  • Title (verb)

    give a title to

  • Title (verb)

    designate by an identifying term;

    "They styled their nation `The Confederate States'"

Princeton's WordNet

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