nobiliary particle love

nobiliary particle

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A preposition used as a mark of noble rank before a surname, as German von in Wernher von Braun and French de in Simone de Beauvoir

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  • noun grammar a preposition found in names, indicating nobility

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