What Does the Term "jeune Fille" Mean in English?


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The phrase "jeune fille" translates to "girl" in English. Jeune fille is of French origin and it has several possible meanings when translated into English.

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According to Google Translate, juene fille can also mean any of the following English nouns: young girl, maiden, maid, wench, gal, filly or bud. However, a more common use of the phrase jeune fille refers to an unmarried young woman or a girl who has never been married. As such, it is used in the French phrase "nom de jeune fille" which translates literally to "name of maiden" or, more correctly in English, maiden name.

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