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Bar"on*et (&?;), n. [Baron + -
et.] A dignity or degree of honor next below a baron and above a
knight, having precedency of all orders of knights except those of the
Garter. It is the lowest degree of honor that is hereditary. The baronets
&fist; The order was founded by James I. in 1611, and is given by
patent. The word, however, in the sense of a lesser baron, was in
use long before. "Baronets have the title of 'Sir' prefixed to their
Christian names; their surnames being followed by their dignity, usually
abbreviated Bart. Their wives are addressed as 'Lady' or 'Madam'.
Their sons are possessed of no title beyond 'Esquire.'"
- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
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