Definition of Du Barry, Comtesse in English:

Du Barry, Comtesse

proper noun

  • (1743–93), French courtier and mistress of Louis XV; born Marie Jeanne Bécu; known as Madame Du Barry. During the French Revolution she was arrested by the Revolutionary Tribunal and guillotined.

Pronunciation

Du Barry, Comtesse

/d(j)uː ˈbari//dy baʀi/