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dowsabel

[dou-suh-bel] /ˈdaʊ səˌbɛl/
noun, Obsolete
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85;Latin Dulcibella woman's name. See dulcet, belle
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dowsabel

/ˈduːsəˌbɛl; ˈdaʊs-/
noun
1.
an obsolete word for sweetheart
Word Origin
C16: from Latin Dulcibella feminine given name, from dulcis sweet + bellus beautiful
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