premier danseur

noun
pre·mier dan·seur | \prə-myā-däⁿ-ˈsœr \

Definition of premier danseur 

: the principal male dancer in a ballet company

First Known Use of premier danseur

1822, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for premier danseur

French

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