bayadère

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French bayadère, from Portuguese bailadeira, from bailar (to dance).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bayadère (plural bayadères)

  1. A Hindu dancing-girl.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese bailadeira.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bayadère f (plural bayadères)

  1. bayadère, dancing-girl

Adjective[edit]

bayadère (masculine and feminine, plural bayadères)

  1. having colourful stripes

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