well-beloved

[ wel-bi-luhv-id, -luhvd ]

adjective
  1. loved deeply and sincerely: my well-beloved fiancé.

  2. highly respected and honored: our well-beloved speaker.

noun
  1. a person who is loved dearly: in respect for the well-beloved.

Origin of well-beloved

1
1350–1400; Middle English wel biloved

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