ballade royal

\ bȧlȧdrwäyȧl \
plural ballade royals\ -​əlz , -​ȧl \

Definition of ballade royal

: a ballade having its stanzas usually in rhyme royal

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History and Etymology for ballade royal

Middle English balade royal, from Middle French, royal ballade

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“Ballade royal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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