Baroness (Trainer class)

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バロネス Baroness
XY Madame.png
Art of Rennée from X and Y
Other names
Introduced in Generation VI
Appears in X and Y
Gender Female only
Male Counterpart Baron
Notable members
Anime debut
TCG debut [[(TCG)|]]
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Manga debut {{{manga}}}

A Baroness (Japanese: バロネス Baroness) is a type of Pokémon Trainer that debuted in Generation VI. This Trainer class is a title of nobility, granted in the Battle Chateau, and Trainers with this class only appear there. Baroness is the lowest rank of nobility for females, ranking below Viscountess. Its counterpart for males is Baron.

The female player character is granted the title of Baroness upon first visiting the Battle Chateau. All opponent Baronesses use parties of one Pokémon at level 15 (if no Writ of Challenge is active).


Sprites and models

Baronesses include five Ladies, a Madame, and a Maid.

VSMaid.png VSMadame.png VSLady.png
Camille's VS portrait from
X and Y
Rennée's VS portrait from
X and Y
Ladies' VS portrait from
X and Y
Maid XY OD.png Madame XY OD.png Lady XY OD.png
Camille's overworld model from
X and Y
Rennée's overworld model from
X and Y
Ladies' overworld model from
X and Y

Trainer list

Pokémon X and Y

An active writ in the Battle Chateau may change the levels of Trainers' Pokémon or the reward they give.


  • Due to a minor glitch, Francine's Flabébé's cry is that of Floette.

In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Baronne
Germany Flag.png German Baronin
Italy Flag.png Italian Baronessa
South Korea Flag.png Korean 배러니스 Baroness
Portugal Flag.png Portuguese Baronesa
Spain Flag.png Spanish Baronesa

Trainer classes in the Pokémon core series
Kalos Ace DuoAce TrainerArtistArtist FamilyBackpackerBattle GirlBeautyBlack BeltBrains & Brawn
ButlerChampionChefDriverElite FourFairy Tale GirlFishermanFurisode GirlGarçonGardener
Hex ManiacHikerHoneymoonersLassLeaderLumiose Gang MemberMysterious SistersOwner
Poké FanPoké Fan FamilyPokémon BreederPokémon ProfessorPokémon RangerPokémon Trainer
PreschoolerPsychicPunk CouplePunk GirlPunk GuyRangersRising StarRoller Skater
SchoolboySchoolgirlScientistSky TrainerSuccessorSuspicious ChildSuspicious Lady
Suspicious WomanSwimmerTeam FlareTeam Flare AdminTeam Flare BossTeam Flare Grunt
Battle Chateau ranks:
By male: BaronViscountEarlMarquisDukeGrand Duke
By female: BaronessViscountessCountessMarchionessDuchessGrand Duchess
Battle Institute and Battle Maison only:
Battle ChatelaineLadyMadameMaidMonsieurRich Boy
Unused Trainer classes:
Ace SurferSwimmers

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