mignonne

[ min-yon; French mee-nyawn ]
/ mɪnˈyɒn; French miˈnyɔn /

adjective

small and delicate.

noun

(initial capital letter) Also Mi·gnon [min-yon; French mee-nyawn] /mɪnˈyɒn; French miˈnyɔ̃/. a female given name.

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Origin of mignonne

1550–60; < French, feminine of mignon mignon
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