- a female given name, form of Elizabeth.
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Examples from the Web for bette
Celine, Bette, Manilow, Cirque du Soleil and, now, Britney and Olivia.Las Vegas Bets Big on Gays
May 28, 2014
However, Bette never went to the Washington state web site to check out all the options available to her.
Bette would “have no choice” but to pay the extra, socialistic freight.
Bette Midler sang "Wind Beneath My Wings" in honor of those who died this year.Oscars 2014 Best Moments: Lupita Wins, Pink Sings & One Epic Selfie
March 3, 2014
Bette Midler will be making her first on-stage Oscars appearance.Breaking: The Oscars Might Not Suck This Year
February 27, 2014
Bette was a blonde with short, curly hair and a startling figure.
At last he slowed and stopped, his nose pointing at Bette and his toes at Dorothy.
"You mean if the head points at me, I get picked," Bette said.
He thought of Bette, the inveterate explainer and double-take expert.
I goes on de off side o' sich folks--folks w'at cann' 'have deyself no bette'n dat--he, he, he!The Grandissimes
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