rondelet

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Middle French rondelet

Noun[edit]

rondelet (plural rondelets)

  1. A metric verse (form), modeled after the rondeau, in two rhymes over seven lines, the first (in four syllables) being repeated as third and refrain (final one), each other line having eight syllables

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rondel +‎ -et. Rondel has become rondeau in Modern French

Adjective[edit]

rondelet m (feminine rondelette, masculine plural rondelets, feminine plural rondelettes)

  1. quite round; roundish
  2. (by extension) large, hefty, significant

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rondel +‎ -et

Noun[edit]

rondelet m (plural rondelez)

  1. A roundelay, certain metric verse from