Babette



a female given name, form of Barbara.
Historical Examples

Babette luckily met one of the gardeners who opened the door of the barn and freed the captives.
Fairy Tales from the German Forests Margaret Arndt

“And you must not come in, Mr Vanslyperken,” replied Babette, pushing him back.
Snarley-yow Frederick Marryat

Here Babette appeared with the young lady’s lunch, and Miss Rose sat down to it promptly.
Kate Danton, or, Captain Danton’s Daughters May Agnes Fleming

He examined it, and, to his horror, found that it had been beaten out by the broom of Babette.
Snarley-yow Frederick Marryat

Count Karl patted his head; then he lifted Babette from his horse, and led her by the hand into the Castle.
Fairy Tales from the German Forests Margaret Arndt

Babette was a very fine maid and he should like to see her again.
Snarley-yow Frederick Marryat

The vast crowd of people stopped to look at it, Rudy and Babette also gazed upon its grandeur.
The Ice-Maiden: and Other Tales. Hans Christian Andersen

Babette walked into the room, caught the eye of the mistress, and winked and smiled.
Snarley-yow Frederick Marryat

The sweet little mouth was not still a minute; everything that Babette said, sounded to Rudy of great importance.
The Ice-Maiden: and Other Tales. Hans Christian Andersen

“And Gus,” added Babette jealously, finding her voice to defend her lover.
Joyce’s Investments Fannie E. Newberry

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