Definition of dogeship in English:

dogeship

noun

  • The office or position of a doge; the period during which such office is exercised, the government of a doge. Also (with possessive) as a title.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in James Howell (?1594–1666), historian and political writer. From doge + -ship.

Pronunciation

dogeship

/ˈdəʊ(d)ʒʃɪp/