Origin of nouvelle

extracted from nouvelle cuisine


plural noun French.
  1. news. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Word Origin and History for nouvelle

"short fictitious narrative dealing with a single situation or aspect of a character," 1670s, French nouvelle (11c.), literally "new" (see novel (adj.)).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper