Meaning of administress in English:

administress

noun

rare
  • A female administrator; an administratrix.

Pronunciation

administress

/ədˈmɪnɪstrɪs/ /ədˌmɪnɪˈstrɛs/

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in William Caxton (1415x24–1492), printer, merchant, and diplomat. Originally (i) from Middle French administresse (1400; alteration (by dissimilation) of administreresse, feminine form corresponding to of administreur see -esse).