1. Stesha

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    Titles, nobility, courtesy titles

    Discussion in 'Character Development' started by Stesha, Jun 8, 2016.

    Here's the deal.

    Fantasy-ish setting. I've got a baron who has kicked the bucket and his son is about to step up take his place. How is the son addressed? I've found some conflicting information. Some places tell me he should be called "The Honorable _____", and others "Lord ____". The Honorable ___ makes me think of a judge.
     
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    Seraph751 If I fell down the rabbit hole... Contributor

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    You can address him as Baron_________ (this would be for introductions or acquaintances) or Lord__________ (Those closer than acquaintances but not close enough for usage of first name).
     
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    You will find all the answers you need here:

    http://www.debretts.com/forms-address

    :)
     
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    That is an awesome website! Thank you!
     
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    No worries. :)
     

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