- a girl or woman who is a native or inhabitant of Paris, France.
Origin of Parisienne
1885–90; < French parisienne, feminine of parisien Parisian
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Examples from the Web for parisienne
According to her, he was in love with a young Parisienne, who received him very kindly.Woman's Work in Music
Fine teeth, black eyes, a dainty foot, a figure like a Parisienne's.Madame Bovary
And Nunkie talked and talked: the Parisienne, a perpetual scandal!
She, Lily Clifton, 161 was treated like a “Parisienne”: she hated that sort!
If you want a woman who is fast, a Parisienne is best, or even an American.