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Study Guide : Jane Eyre: Glossary


ad infinitum endlessly

alias an assumed name.

ami a friend.

Au reste besides.

bairn a child.

Bäuerinnen peasant women.

beau ideal the perfect type.

beauté mâle male beauty.

belle passion beautiful passion.

Bon jour, mesdames good day, ladies.

bon soir good evening.

bonne a nurse.

carte blanche complete authority.

C'est là ma gouvernanteIs this my governess?

charivari clatter; noise.



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