well–beloved

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adjective well–be·loved \ˌwel-bi-ˈləvd\

Definition of well–beloved

  1. 1 :  sincerely and deeply loved <my well–beloved wife>

  2. 2 :  sincerely respected —used in various ceremonial forms of address

14th Century

First Known Use of well–beloved

14th century


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