danseur noble

noun
dan·​seur no·​ble | \ däⁿsœœrnȯbl(ᵊ), -b(lə) \
plural danseurs nobles\ " \

Definition of danseur noble

: the male dancing partner of a ballerina

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History and Etymology for danseur noble

French, literally, noble dancer

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“Danseur noble.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/danseur%20noble. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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