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Celeste

[suh-lest] /səˈlɛst/
noun
1.
a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “heavenly.”.
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celesta

/sɪˈlɛstə/
noun
1.
(music) a keyboard percussion instrument consisting of a set of steel plates of graduated length that are struck with key-operated hammers. The tone is an ethereal tinkling sound. Range: four octaves upwards from middle C
Word Origin
C19: from French, Latinized variant of céleste heavenly
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Word Origin and History for Celeste

fem. proper name, from French céleste (11c.) "sky, heaven," from Latin caelestis "heavenly" (see celestial).

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