[ puh-ree-zee-en ]

  1. a girl or woman who is a native or inhabitant of Paris, France.

Origin of Parisienne

1885–90; <French parisienne, feminine of parisienParisian

usage note For Parisienne

See -enne.

Words Nearby Parisienne Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Parisienne in a sentence

  • His eye fell on the terra-cotta Parisienne dancing inanely on her pedestal, and he moaned like one in pain.

    Audrey Craven | May Sinclair