jeunes premières

jeune première

[French zhœn pruh-myer]
noun, plural jeunes premières [French zhœn pruh-myer] .
1.
the female juvenile lead in a play or movie.
2.
a young actress who plays such a role.

Origin:
1920–25; < French: literally, young first (actress)

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