Definition of palsgrave in English:

palsgrave

noun

historical
  • A count palatine.

    • ‘The palsgrave of Lorraine, who had his seat at Aachen, was later esteemed the foremost in rank.’
    • ‘Frederick Count Palatine of the Rhine, called the Palsgrave, then came into England, to marry the Lady Elizabeth, King James's Daughter.’

Origin

Mid 16th century: from early modern Dutch paltsgrave, from palts ‘palatinate’ + grave ‘count’.

Pronunciation

palsgrave

/ˈpɔːlzɡreɪv/