Meaning of bienvenue*

bien•ve•nue

Pronunciation: (byan-vu-ny'), [key]
— French. French.
—adj.
  1. welcome (used when addressing or referring to a woman).
—n.
  1. a welcome; kindly greeting or reception.
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