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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French bibelot.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bibelot (plural bibelots)

  1. A bauble, knickknack or trinket.
    • M. Crawford
      her pictures, her furniture, and her bibelots
  2. A miniature book of an elegant design.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From an onomatopoeic root bib-. Compare English bauble and Old French baubel.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bibelot m (plural bibelots)

  1. knick-knack, bauble

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