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Pierrette

[pee-uh-ret; French pye-ret] /ˌpi əˈrɛt; French pyɛˈrɛt/
noun, plural Pierrettes
[pee-uh-rets; French pye-ret] /ˌpi əˈrɛts; French pyɛˈrɛt/ (Show IPA).
(sometimes lowercase)
1.
the female counterpart of a Pierrot, usually accompanying him, as in an entertainment or masquerade.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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