A Hindu dancing girl, in particular one at a southern Indian temple.
More example sentences
- It tells of the bayadère (temple dancer) Nikiya who loves the warrior Solor.
- The two variations of the four bayadères in the 2nd Act are indeed the ones previously seen before and after the Grand Pas.
- Gamzatti is so furious, that she also decides to have the bayadère killed.
Definition of bayadère in:
- The British & World English dictionary