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Pronunciation: /ˈbjuːtɪfl/

Translation of beautiful in French:


  • beau/belle (before n); [weather, shot] superbe a beautiful place un bel endroit
    • The irregular form bel of the adjective beau, belle is used before masculine nouns beginning with a vowel or a mute ‘h’.

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