jumelle

adjective ju·melle \ (ˈ)jü¦mel \

Definition of jumelle

:twin, paired used of objects made or formed in pairs
  • a jumelle window opened upon the little balcony
  • —John Bennett

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Origin and Etymology of jumelle

French, feminine of jumeau, from Middle French, from Old French jumel, from Latin gemellus, adjective & noun, twin, diminutive of geminus


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