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Subject: Re: Isabeau
Author: Elinor   (guest,
Date: September 7, 2004 at 11:49:17 AM
Reply to: Isabeau by katja
Devonelisa, when she was here, gave me this which I saved:

"Isabeau is feminine, an older French variant of Isabel/Isabelle. Belle and Beau are incidental, not really the connection, it's a diminutive form, -eau being a standard diminutive formation of the time."

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