[zhaw-a-keem dy] /ʒɔ aˈkim dü/ (Show IPA), c1525–60, French poet.
Lord Montagu’s Page G. P. R. James
Introduction to the Literature of Europe in the Fifteenth, Sixteenth, and Seventeenth Centuries, Vol. 1 Henry Hallam
A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10) Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Locke Thomas Fowler
Joachim du (ʒɔaʃɛ̃ dy). 1522–60, French poet, a member of the Pléiade
bellcore Bell Communications Research, Inc.
a woman or girl admired for her beauty and charm. the most beautiful, charming, or engaging woman or girl among a number: the belle of the ball. a female given name, form of Bella. Contemporary Examples The Writer and the Potter: Edmund De Waal on his New York Debut Iain Millar September 11, 2013 Hurt […]
- La belle dame sans merci
a ballad (1819) by Keats. Historical Examples The Unbearable Bassington Saki Doctor Cupid Rhoda Broughton
- Belle epoque
the period (1871–1914) between the end of the Franco-Prussian War and the outbreak of World War I, characterized by relative peacefulness in Western Europe and by marked advances and productivity in the arts, literature, technology, etc. Contemporary Examples France’s Valerie Trierweiler Tweets Against Segolene Royal Tracy McNicoll June 11, 2012 In War-Torn Ukraine, Savva Libkin’s […]