Dogaressa

Dogaressa was the official title of the spouse of the Doge of Venice. The title was unique for Venice: while the head of the Republic of Genoa were also called Doge, the wives of the Doges of Genoa were not called


Dogaressa was the official title of the spouse of the Doge of Venice. The title was unique for Venice: while the head of the Republic of Genoa were also called Doge, the wives of the Doges of Genoa were not called "Dogaressa", nor did they have such a public position.
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