Origin and Etymology of mademoiselle
Middle English madamoiselle, from Middle French, from Old French ma damoisele, literally, my (young) lady
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
MADEMOISELLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mademoiselle for English Language Learners
—used like Miss as a title for a Frenchwoman who is not married
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