belle

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French belle (beautiful), from Latin bella.

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Noun[edit]

belle (plural belles)

  1. An attractive woman.
    In her new dress she felt like the belle of the ball.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

belle

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of bellen

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

belle

  1. feminine form of beau

Noun[edit]

belle f (plural belles)

  1. beautiful woman, belle, beauty

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

belle

  1. First-person singular present of bellen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of bellen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of bellen.
  4. Imperative singular of bellen.

Interlingua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

belle (comparative plus belle, superlative le plus belle)

  1. beautiful

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

belle

  1. feminine plural of bello

Noun[edit]

belle f

  1. plural form of bella

Jèrriais[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

belle f

  1. feminine form of bieau

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bellus (pretty, handsome)

Adverb[edit]

bellē (comparative bellius, superlative bellissimē)

  1. well, neatly, perfectly
  2. prettily, delightfully

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Turkish[edit]

Verb[edit]

belle

  1. note