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damoiselle

or damosel, damozel

[dam-uh-zel] /ˌdæm əˈzɛl/
noun, Archaic.
1.
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  • The Blessed damozel, when she leaned out from the golden bar of Heaven, wore seven significant stars in her hair.

    Just Around the Corner Fannie Hurst
  • Oh yes, glorify Regina into 'the Blessed damozel' if you like.

    Loyal to the School Angela Brazil
  • The damozel is represented as waiting for her lover on the ramparts of heaven.

    Legends, Tales and Poems Gustavo Adolfo Becquer
  • Him we find best, perhaps, in The Blessed damozel, written when he was little more than a boy.

    Old and New Masters Robert Lynd
British Dictionary definitions for damozel

damoiselle

/ˌdæməˈzɛl/
noun
1.
archaic variants of damsel
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