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belle

noun \ˈbel\

: a very attractive and popular girl or woman

Full Definition of BELLE

:  a popular and attractive girl or woman; especially :  a girl or woman whose charm and beauty make her a favorite <the belle of the ball>

Origin of BELLE

French, from feminine of beau beautiful — more at beau
First Known Use: 1622

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